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... I wonder if TIBC can be calculated in a similar way, if I have only the transferrin tested. ... (4 replies)
... Healthy or normal serum iron values depend on your gender. Normal serum levels for men range from 76 to 198 micrograms of iron per deciliter. Normal levels for women are a little lower and range from 26 to 170 micrograms of iron per deciliter. ... (3 replies)
... in 2007 I was found to be anemic. Hgb was 10, ferritin 3 and iron/tibc was 4.9. No real reason found for this. I have GI issues, so I imagine it is some kind of malabsorption issue. I took PO iron for many months and it was considered resolved. At my annual physical this year, I asked for my Hgb to be checked again. It was 12.3 so that was pretty good. But my... (1 replies)

... Forensicmom--Try to get your labs and post them here (with the ranges) and we can see what's up, if you like. Again, I would want to know exactly what the labs read because like I said earlier in a previous post that you can be told anything. It's easy to read the results and know. I will explain your results first: Know that you can expect lab variations on ranges. ... (2 replies)
... but isn't my Tibc supposed to be normal or above normal if my serum feritin is low? ... (0 replies)
... He spoke how these elevated Iron levels are due to inflammation.. ... (4 replies)
... I have iron deficiency anemia due to GI bleed and my TIBC % have dropped below acceptable levels. I have just begun using a new hematologist who is not on the ball. I am very weak and out of breath and my Iron saturation has fallen very low. The blood test even says, "alert". What could happen if I don't receive my iron infusion asap? (0 replies)
... Hi, I had a hemoglobin of 8.0* TIBC 397* %SAT 23.5 in October of 2015 when I was diagnosed with IDA due to heavy menses. May 2015 was my last round of blood work Hemoglobin 12.9 TIBC-350 %SAT-33.4 Ferritin 12.7 I had no iron stores at all in Oct. All of my symptoms except for shortness of breath have completely gone away. It is getting better but not completely gone. ... (3 replies)
... If you look at your lab ranges, you will see normal results for your 12 yr old. If you do not have a copy I would suggest asking for one for your own reference. Below, I have posted normal results ONLY for ~Iron studies~ for females and children of the age in question. Hope this helps. You should find out what the ~optimal~ results are for each of these as well by... (2 replies)
... High MCV indicates the red cell is bigger, and low TIBC does not indicate iron defficiency, but probably folate or B12 defficiency. but low Ferritin does indicate iron defficiency... ... (12 replies)
... You are right you should never take large amount of folate without having your B12 levels checked as it can mask a B12 deficiency as it corrects the blood but the damage will continue.......... ... (12 replies)
... He told me to check my iron, ferritin and TIBC levels, which I did while on vacation. ... (6 replies)
... By reading a lot of other forums, I know that many factors go into how fast your ferritin levels can go up and I know it needs to be around 70 before hair can regrow. I know that I have a pretty low ferritin level, but I don't think I am anemic... or am I? ... (1 replies)
... Hello, my levels are listed below. Can you tell me where you started your journey and how long before you felt improvement. ... (3 replies)
... You say that your Hgb is fine but it is reflecting sub oiptimal levels of Hgb. you want to shoot for 14. Hgb to be optimal, which does make a difference. ... (1 replies)
... High folate levels can indicate a B12 deficiency as folate needs B12...... ... (12 replies)
... my partner is severely unwell and in need of a diagnosis ASAP. We are currently awaiting results of an upper addominal ultrasound done last Tues but assume that the lack of news means no further clues. I am hopeful someone may be able to read a history of SHane and advise whether you think we are on the right track so far as he has very risky history healthwise and I am... (2 replies)
... Finally made an appointment with a hematologist after being diagnosed 3 years ago when ferritin was a 3 (finally made my medical deductible this year, so I'm going all out on doctor visits now) He said my iron panel looks great, and if I want, to stop the iron pills for 6 weeks and then come in for a retest. My current lab results are: Hemoglobin - 11.2 (normal) ... (0 replies)
... any bleeding from anywhere, confirmed by a gastroscopy last month and my periodss. are on the lighter side of normal. My serum iron last week was 3, with normal TIBC and TSAT of 0. ... (3 replies)
... I wanna touch base on the B12 first, that may be normal by our standards but that is still low. Low enough to cause a lot of symptoms. I think you are doing the right thing by taking a b12 supplement. I take the sublingual, the thing with B12 is taking the right amount, 500 mg won't do anything. My Dr. instructed me to take at least 1000 mcg daily. You can't take to much, and... (2 replies)

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