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... So everything seems to fit the classic iron deficiency pattern, but not quite out of range, except for the iron saturation being too low. ... (8 replies)
... I read this same thing about the transferrin being high with iron deficiency. ... (8 replies)
... 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)
... Transferrin saturation is decreased with iron deficiency. As your iron levels drop your numbers will drop. Low ferritin is a sign of anemia. I am no Dr. ... (2 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. ... (2 replies)
... Hi everyone, I am new to the board. I was hoping someone could give me some insight on my lab results. I have been having fatigue, just feeling like I have no energy, muscle weakness, headaches that are really bad and my hair has been falling out so much that everyone has noticed my hair is alot thinner than it use to be. They have tested me for Lupus, I guess the ANA... (2 replies)
... er blood test in a non fasting state to see what my blood work looked like and while i was pleased to see my ferritin levels finally going up, my iron levels and transferrin saturation seemed quite low. Also my haemoglobin and RBC count seem much lower. I thought these figures should be higher while i am taking iron supplementation. ... (7 replies)
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... slowly. I needed 10 hours of sleep for months before it went to 12 hours. ... (9 replies)
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Apr 22, 2009
... shopgirl37--Your numbers are typical of iron deficiency. Although you very well may not be anemic. Anemia is the end stage of the ferritin stores and the bottom for this range is usually 10-15. You are just above range which would make you iron deficient. You will most likely need to take supplements until your levels are at least 50-100. This can take up to a year for... (1 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, I am so confused about my lab results, and if anyone here has experience with the specifics on differentiating deficiency anemia from chronic disease anemia, please help... I almost began iron and bought floradix(sp?), but now reading online, I'm confused/ scared whether it's clear iron deficiency or disease triggered anemia. Some sites say ferritin... (5 replies)
... :) Hello everyone, I have been followed by my PCP in WA and a different PCP while I was in eating disorder treatment, and NOW have a different PCP in AZ following my care, so I feel a little lost on what should be done with my anemia. I feel very cold at times, my toe nails look like they are a bluish/pale, and I have had a fast heart rate at times and have felt short... (5 replies)
... Hi, Late last year I was diagnosed as being iron deficient, unfortunately my doctor seemed eager to get through his patients as quickly as possible that day, so I was unable to get a more detailed explanation on what my blood tests revealed. I have done some research online and have a rough idea on how things work regarding iron deficiency but was wondering if some more... (4 replies)
... Hey everyone, Well, I just say my GP this afternoon because I was concerned that when she checked my labs when she took me on as a patient when I moved to AZ just recently that she didn't check a ferritin and that my levels hadn't gone up that much, though not that low I guess to begin with, though the biggest thing is that I am having diarrhea 4-5 times/day, sometimes... (3 replies)
... View--Welcome to the boards--:wave: When your total body iron is high ferritin is usually high, when total iron body is low, ferritin tends to be low as well. ~Iron deficient people~ tend to have a ferritin less than 10-12 whatever the bottom of your range is. My Hematologist says under 10, there is no iron remaining. Transferrin shows the amount of iron "available"... (1 replies)
... responsible for moving the iron where it needs to go. HVT can be caused by a genetic mutation and certain meds. You may want your doctor to run a "Transferrin saturation test", "Total iron binding capacity test", "Serum Ferritin test" and a "HFE mutation test. Web MD will have more info. on this. ... (8 replies)
... OK, I know that something is very wrong with me, but I don't have much of a clue *what* might be wrong... Search if you want my full symptom list etc. I should probably mention my age: I'm 21. From what I understand, hemochromatosis/iron overload can be detected at my age, but it shouldn't cause any problems/symptoms until at least 40 years old... Anyway. These are my... (1 replies)
... Hi all, Should I be worried about those results?. Iron looks low-normal, but Hemoglobin and RBC is OK. Ferritin- 129 ug/L (20-300) Iron- 9 umol/L (8-35) Transferrin 37umol/L (25-50) Transfferrin saturation 12% (10-55) (0 replies)

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