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... 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)
... Now that absorption is much better my iron is creeping up, UIBC and TIBC both going down. Ferritin was up 4 years ago, and has been creeping down. Perhaps lower Ferritin is associated with hashi as suggested. ... (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)

... My husband was diagnosed with iron deficiency anemia. He drinks quite a bit, and his liver enzymes are slightly elevated (AST and ALT) but not horrendously, and his bilirubin is fine. The doctor just said to decrease his drinking but didn't tell him to stop so my husband thinks it isn't because of the alcohol. The doctor is more worried about his severe anemia but I am... (2 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)
... Your numbers do look pretty good. An ESR and CRP would probably be elevated if you had a chronic infection. But a CBC checking your white blood counts would probably need to be done also. ... (7 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. ... (0 replies)
... From what I know, the experts there say that optimal free T4 must be mid to upper range. You are close to the low end of the range. ... (9 replies)
... ut my iron was down. I figured i shouldn't worry about the iron too much because i hear that levels fluccuate several times a day. What concerned me more was the transferrin saturation, even though i'm not sure what it is, i figured it must be low due too taking many iron supps during the day of my blood test. ... (7 replies)
... to bring up the ferritin level, and get me off the oral stuff quicker, since it has been 3 months now? ... (3 replies)
... all other normal, except my vit D still low at 20. ... (5 replies)
... Your RBC is mildly low, and your mean corpuscular hemoglobin is low, and the elevated reticulocyte count says that your bone marrow is frantically producing more red blood cells to fill the gap. ... (2 replies)


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