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... hello, I'm wondering what is happening (the process), when one has LOW Iron(transferrin) 12% Saturation, but Low-Normal Serum Iron and Ferritin, and NORMAL(mid range) Iron Binding? Does this mean that my cells/tissues are getting little iron for optimal functioning? I know Serum Iron is the iron circulating at the time blood was taken, and can fluctuate (how is this... (0 replies)
... serum iron with low iron saturation put me into the "iron deficiency anemia" or "chronic disease anemia" side? ... (0 replies)
... and transferrin was 379. She recommended to my PCP that he test to see if i'm losing blood from anywhere.. he told me just to go on 325 mg ferrous sulfate with 500 mg vitamin C. ... (3 replies)

... Hello all I've been taking alot of blood work lately based on elevated liver enzymes. I have the beta thalassemia minor trait and Im wondering is that contributing to my elevated levels. Im negative on all major viruses, Ive had a ct, fibroscan (mild fibrosis) , and ultrasound on upper abdomen (no significant abnormality). In Nov 15 my numbers were hgb 13.3, ferritin 324, iron... (0 replies)
... Ferritin is in the low end of normal. ... (8 replies)
... I read this same thing about the transferrin being high with iron deficiency. ... (8 replies)
... other tests should be done to confirm that iron storage exists. Those other tests include serum iron and transferrin saturation percent. From what I have read, transferrin saturation percent is the most reliable indicator of iron storage and hemochromatosis. ... (21 replies)
... nd still havent figured out if this could be due to anemia or not ive spent weeks trying to figure it out and am at a loss completly. Aslo from what I red having low iron low ferrtin and low transferrin saturation may indicate somthign very wrong in the body, such a a inflammatory disease or some other issue etc.. ... (3 replies)
... chis--Welcome to the boards!:wave: 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 worried that my ferritin is very low normal. ... (4 replies)
... I was diagnosed with hemochromatosis 3 years ago in 2006, and I only have one hemochromatosis gene -- H63D. Most doctors believe that people who only have one hemochromatosis gene are not at risk for developing hemochromatosis or iron overload. Because of that misconception, none of the doctors I saw over a period of 13 years were concerned that my blood tests and a liver... (21 replies)
... Transferrin is a protein in the blood that transports iron throughout your body. Examining how much iron is in the transferrin proteins can tell your doctor if you have too much or too little iron in your blood. ... (3 replies)
Iron Saturation?
Feb 8, 2007
... A low serum ferritin and raised transferrin indicate reduced iron stores. ... (4 replies)
... My blood tests over the past 3 years have shown low-to-borderline RBC (4 - 4.2), normal MCV (93-96), and borderline-to-high MCH (32-33). Is there a kind of anemia that could cause this? My latest blood tests however show this: July 9th 2012: (pre-surgery) RBC - 4.20 (normal: 4.2-5.2) NORMAL MCH - 33 (normal: 27-31) HIGH MCV - 93.8 (normal: 82 - 100) NORMAL Ferritin... (3 replies)
... the transferrin is bonded to iron. Is that right? ... (2 replies)
... hi, that's the problem with my results: my ferritin is LOW NORMAL my iron saturation(transferrin saturation) is LOW my TIBC is MID-NORMAL my serum iron is LOW NORMAL my serum transferrin is MID NORMAL I don't seem to fit any of these: IDA = TIBC high and FERRITIN low (5 replies)
... white blood cell count was fine and so was my hemoglobin and hematocrit, even though they were on the low side. ... (0 replies)
... Why is my ferritin so low and my saturation so high. She told me to stop taking my womens one a day vitamins because that could cause the high saturation. ... (2 replies)
... Hi Missa, Thank you for posting. It's helpful to have a chance to correspons with someone else with low iron saturation and see your labs - though I'm sorry you're having this. May I ask how you are feeling overall, what your symptoms are, and how your symptoms compare or contrast with mine? According to this site, http://www.merck.com/mmpe/sec11/ch130/ch130b.html ... (8 replies)
Iron Saturation?
Feb 8, 2007
... In this test they measure the amount of transferrin that iron can bind to. ... (4 replies)


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