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Iron SAT.
Jul 1, 2009
... the transferrin receptor concentration, red cell protoporphyrin, bone marrow biopsy or liver biopsy. ... (1 replies)
... Thanks to all for the detailed information. It gives me lots to think about and question before I see the hematologist on 2-27. I also looked up some of my old labs of which there are many. I did have a hysterectomy in 1986. Most of my life I was anemic as labs from 1990 show, even after the above surgery. Anemia most likely due to celiac undiagnosed at this time. ... (21 replies)
... Any ideas why my labs may be out of range and what the UIBC, calculated TIBC, Transferrin Sat mean? ... (21 replies)

... Since the concern was high iron and high Transferrin and low UIBC and low TIBC numbers look better, although I know most people on the anemia board are trying to go in the other direction. ... (21 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)
... Hi i recently got blood test results that said i was anemic. Does anyone know what these #'s mean and if it is severe? I have an appointment with a Hematologist in 2 weeks but i could hardly keep my head up??? Hemoglobin 10.5 hematocrit 31.8 MCV 77.6 MCH 25.7 RDW 15.7 Iron total 28 TIBC 477 Transferrin Sat 6 Ferritin 3 any info would be greatly appreciated (9 replies)
... Measures how much transferrin is in the blood. Transferrin, a protein that carries iron through the blood and into parts of the body. ... (1 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)
... When your total body iron is high ferritin is usually high, when total iron body is low, ferritin tends to be low as well. ... (1 replies)
... Thanks again, FLFLOWERGIRL! I was able to get a copy of my old medical records yesterday and am not sure why the iron issue wasn't taken more seriously then, based on the numbers. For example: Iron: <33 - low Iron sat: <7 - low Transferrin: >391 - high TIBC: 489 - 515 RBC: <4.29 - low Hgb: <10.5 - low (4 replies)
... i.e., if you had low iron, low sat, low transferrin, etc, it was one thing and on and on it went with the different scenarios. ... (10 replies)
... Hello there. I'm hoping someone can shed a little light on my situation. I've had a history of fatiuge problems due to an awful bout with mono a few years ago. I've gotten steadily better, but recently I've had a setback. I went to a new doctor last week, mainly for a sore throat. I've been taking an antibiotic for that. My throat is somewhat better, but the tiredness is... (2 replies)
Question on number
Apr 22, 2009
... This is a poor assessment of iron because changes occur according to what your vitamin intake is and foods eaten. Low levels may be seen in chronic disease, iron deficiency and after surgery. ... (1 replies)
Ferritin level
Mar 12, 2009
... You feel well because you have enough iron in circulation and you are not anemic at all with a 15 Hgb. Your ferritin is what is low and that can take up to a year to replete. This means you have no iron stores which is a reserve for whenever the body needs iron. ... (3 replies)
... Your transferrin saturation is almost like a mirror of the ferritin. While the other numbers are volatile, the saturation percentage is almost like a ferritin reading. ... (7 replies)
... Is a measurement of transferrin which is a protein that carries iron in the body. ... (2 replies)
... Do a search on high iron serum. Considering that your Hgb is still on the low side and your ferritin is also low, you still are anemic. Are you taking vit b12? ... (5 replies)
... I've also struggled with low ferritin for a long time now. My ferritin was it's highest 11 years ago, at a 38. It's been steadily declining. ... (0 replies)
... Hi everyone, I have battled low hemoglobin for most of my life, but never really thought much about it till now. ... (5 replies)
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