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... Wow. I just found this board and was reading your iron saturation level. Now I"m really scared. My daughter just got her lab results back and her iron saturation level was 4 and marked "Alert". Her serum level is low also, 17. ... (4 replies)
... I have received a test result of 14.5 for iron saturation. I have recently started to lose a lot of hair, have been extremely tired on occasion and have low grade headache and body aches. ... (4 replies)
... I'm new to the board and have been reading the posts like crazy trying to make sense of my recent discouraging blood test results. The results are similar to many others who've posted, but I wanted to run them by the forum in case something stood out. ... (0 replies)

... I agree that you probably should have further tests done to ensure that you are dealing with iron deficiency. Most likely, that is what it is since that's what most women have. ... (4 replies)
Iron Saturation?
Feb 8, 2007
... In this test they measure the amount of transferrin that iron can bind to. ... (4 replies)
... I'm a little confused about the results of an iron panel I recently had done. I took the test while fasting before 10am. I wanted to have everything tested because I've been feeling very lethargic lately... ... (1 replies)
... is quite low. I have been feeling like something that cat dragged in for a couple of years now but have only been minimally tested for iron with only CBCs in the past. My hematocrit and hemoglobin levels have been out of range for about a year but not enough to cause any concern. ... (10 replies)
... My Ferritin and Iron Saturation was not tested then. I began weekly B12 injections and continued the Vit D. ... (3 replies)
... Reason I posted in Anemia is, of course, that people here are more likely to understand iron values. ... (1 replies)
... I don't want to increase my iron saturation even more by continuing iron supplements but my ferritin levels should increase by quite a bit. Not sure what is going on. ... (0 replies)
... And iron is 9.4. I take 975 mg of iron daily. These results worry me any advice or anything? ... (0 replies)
Iron Saturation?
Feb 8, 2007
... Can someone explain to me what iron saturation is? ... (4 replies)
... which meant that oral iron was not helping. Infusions were the next step. ... (2 replies)
... The tests that I get are; Iron Package: Serum Iron, UIBC, TIBC and %Sat. B-12 and Folate, Ferritin, and a standard CBC. That's the most of it, my Hematologist runs more. It needs to be determined IF you are anemic/and or a low ferritin. This may be the reason for hair loss and tiredness. If so, then next, you will need to see a Gi doc for a check up and further... (4 replies)
... Thanks for responding so quickly and showing interest. I really need all the support I can get right now. Her UIBC was 392, Iron Serum 17, H&H 8.6/25.8 RDW 22.3. Report also reads " Anisocytosis present. Hypochromasia present." (4 replies)
... Low sat and low serum are indicative of iron deficiency. Has she had other labs, what were those results like? ... (4 replies)
... I don't really know what those numbers are but my iron last check was 50 and very well within normal. You should ask your doctor what they mean or google it. Was this test done since you started taking iron? ... (3 replies)
... Hi! A few years ago my doctor did a CBC and an Iron and TIBC test. ... (4 replies)
... IBC stands for Iron Binding Capacity. That is the ability of the iron to be attached to the cell and be transported to where it should go. Generally, the Iron binding capacity is increased in proportion to the anemia. The higher the binding rate the lower the iron levels are. ... (17 replies)
... and the ferritin level that it all still added up to iron deficency anemia. ... (2 replies)




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