TIBC full form

Meaning :  Total iron building capacity

Category : Medical
Sub Category : Clinical test
Type : Acronym

What does TIBC mean or stand for ?

Total Iron Binding Capacity is the full form of TIBC and is a blood test that is used to ascertain the levels of iron in the blood.In some cases especially pregnancy and low protein diets,the iron levels in the blood show deficiency and iron supplements will need to be ingested.