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Ferritin questions
Aug 29, 2010
... I know it has been awhile since this was posted but very helpful. My ferritin level is less than one (My md said it was undetectable) but my cbc was normal. I feel terrible. I see an endocrinologist tomorrow and a hemotologist Friday. My tsh was normal but didn't do any free testing. A random blood sample cortisol level was low. Hoping I find out some answers soon. ... (2 replies)
Ferritin questions
Nov 12, 2009
... Ferritin is an iron storage protein that the body synthesizes, FREE iron can be toxic to our organs. ... (2 replies)
... I don't know what condition that you have that is raising your iron levels, I can explain some things to you that may help you understand what results you should be looking for. ... (4 replies)

... Also, according to your labs they are consistent with iron overload, except for the ferritin, which throws me. A low transferrin can also be found in other conditions such as chronic disease, but I don't know much about that. ... (21 replies)
Mma and ferritin
Nov 11, 2008
... It looks like your MMA is elevated although I think that some other things can also cause this. This would be for your doctor to decide. ... (5 replies)
... I am 50... went for routine blood work.. find out I have anemia.. went for more Bloodwork to test my iron... this showed my iron was too High..... ... (4 replies)
... end range values on my cbc, etc. and see if they indicated anything about my iron and b12 deficiencies, my hypo condition, or were indicative of something else. ... (16 replies)
... serum iron is not a great measure for total body iron .. ... (6 replies)
... which in itself is classic for iron deficiency anemia but not diagnostic .. but your iron studies are classic for iron deficiency anemia ... ... (11 replies)
... or I worry that the iron is going straight through me, though it has gone up a little... ... (3 replies)
... all other normal, except my vit D still low at 20. ... (5 replies)
Any ideas???
Aug 10, 2008
... accessn12--I completely understand your reservations in consulting a Hematologist. A straight forward simple IDA looks like this on labs: Hematology Hemoglobin Low Hematocrit Low MCV Low MCH Low MCHC Low Platelets H RDW H (12 replies)
... From what I know, the experts there say that optimal free T4 must be mid to upper range. You are close to the low end of the range. ... (9 replies)
... My doctor has told me to just continue with iron supplements 3 times a day and eat iron rich foods. Would this be enough to get it up? ... (1 replies)
... and the dr has put me on 75 mg of iron a day. There's other things going on too, but not sure if they're contributing factors or not. ... (4 replies)
... llets are high, if APL antibodies are positive, you'd be at high risk for blood clots, and should be on something for prevention. Checking ferritin. You can have low ferritin indicating iron deficiency with a normal serum iron level. Do you know what your MCV on blood count is? ... (12 replies)
... HI There My recommendation for you would be to have some other tests they are; uMMA Homocysteine (these 2 will be elevated with a B12 defeiciency) It may also be worth having intrinsic factor antibodies,partiel cell antibodies, gstrin,ana....As your MCV is high this will look for Pernacious Anemia Megablastic anemia this will not enable any B12 to be absorbed.... I... (12 replies)
... Normal RBC count, normal hematocrit level but low MCV, MCH, MCHC, and hemoglobin levels. WBC sometimes shows up as normal, or slightly elevated on recent blood tests, and platelets normal. My serum ferritin is 96 which is well within normal. ... (0 replies)
... Thank you very much, Rainbow! I forgot to post the HCY result, that is HCY 9.70 (3.00-12.00), I will have the MMA tested next time.. But why tested gstrin,:confused: ? If I may ask, What aggressive therapy are you taking? Injections of VB 12? (12 replies)
... Hi flowergirl, I am anemic and I was not taking my iron for many many years. It wasn't until I begin loosing my hair when I realized how serious this really is. ... (8 replies)




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