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... or autoimmune disorder such as lupus or arthritis can give a false "good" reading on ferritin. The disorder will cause the ferritin level to be high as it reacts to the disorder, when in fact, you are still anemic. ... (7 replies)
... Well, I'm not sure, but when a doctor is presented with a possible "false" reading on the ferritin but iron deficiency anemia on every other test, you have to start looking at the autoimmune disorders. ... (7 replies)
... Would these tests also clear me of say a chronic infection? ... (7 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. It is how much of the transferrin protein that is saturated with iron. In your case, it's not a lot. ... (7 replies)
... Did they do further tests to be sure it is iron deficiency anemia. ... (2 replies)
Ferritin
Feb 5, 2009
... Yes, I had all those symptoms and more. In fact, they thought at one point that I had MS and I also had to see a Neuro doc and have many tests. Anemia is a real beast of a symptom!!! ... (5 replies)
... Yes, your level of anemia and iron deficiency can cause tachycardia and severe fatigue. It normally does not cause high BP though. ... (14 replies)
... o iron stored in my body. My hemoglobin was an 8, thyroid and hormones were good. I get so angry with myself because back in 2004 and 2006 I was diagnosed with anemia and I never bothered to take the iron supplements that were prescribed. I was in my 20's and didn't think it was a "big deal"....stupid, I know. ... (7 replies)
... I was eventually sent to a Endocrinologist in late April who feels I may have Carcinoid Syndrome. I had middle high Chromogranin A and 5 HIAA tests showed a 4.8 on one occasion and 986. ... (0 replies)
... Thank you so much Christine for that explanation. Looking at my prior blood tests they seem to point in the direction of "anemia of chronic disease". ... (7 replies)
... From what I have researched, iron deficiency is low ferritin. Ferritin is the iron you have stored in your body. When you don't have enough serum iron, it then starts using the ferritin or the iron stores. ... (5 replies)
... ekly iv iron infusions that were very exhausting and painful. Bone pain, muscle pain, felt like death 5 out of 7 days a week. After the 8 iv iron infusions, my ferritin DROPPED! No explanation, not idea why, no plan of action other than to keep doing more iv iron infusions. ... (6 replies)
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Low ferritin
Sep 12, 2008
... How do you know that this anemia is caused by iron deficiency and not another type of deficiency, such as B12. Other deficiencies can cause anemia. ... (1 replies)
... uMMA tests these will be elevated in B12 deficiencies...... ... (4 replies)
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
... to accommodate different levels of iron. Ferritin is stored in the bone marrow and organs. ... (2 replies)
... I am not sure of the protocol for low ferritin in children, but I was curious, and thought it might be helpful to others who are looking at your question, to know some other facts. ... (5 replies)
... there is a push pull in terms of MCV size which runs in both directions. For instance, I have very low ferritin and an MCV which is always bottom range, e.g. 80 or 79, below. However, I have a b12 deficiency, though not anemia. ... (22 replies)
... I, etc. and so on. We're still waiting on the results of the celiac test. Besides that, everything's come back normal. I don't know that they've done any thyroid tests though. That's something I'm going to look into. So thank you for that tip! ... (13 replies)


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