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... It is the only value I have out of range. ... (8 replies)
... I read this same thing about the transferrin being high with iron deficiency. ... (8 replies)
... how is this controlled? ... (0 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)
... 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)
... Also worried that my ferritin is very low normal. ... (4 replies)
... wondering whether this is IDA or ACD, and if it's safe to take iron not knowing which anemia it is? ... (5 replies)
... white blood cell count was fine and so was my hemoglobin and hematocrit, even though they were on the low side. ... (0 replies)
Low Iron
Mar 10, 2004
... then he told me to make an appointment in 1 month for my iron test again. he gave my another iron pill to take it is called fergon tablet i hope i spelled it right. ... (21 replies)
... No problem. Anemia is sometimes used as a catchall for any type of iron deficiency, when technically it's a decreased number of red blood cells or hemoglobin. ... (3 replies)
... other tests should be done to confirm that iron storage exists. Those other tests include serum iron and transferrin saturation percent. From what I have read, transferrin saturation percent is the most reliable indicator of iron storage and hemochromatosis. ... (21 replies)
... nd still havent figured out if this could be due to anemia or not ive spent weeks trying to figure it out and am at a loss completly. Aslo from what I red having low iron low ferrtin and low transferrin saturation may indicate somthign very wrong in the body, such a a inflammatory disease or some other issue etc.. ... (3 replies)
... Ferritin is your iron stores and can cause a numerous amount of symptoms, including headaches, hairloss, no energy, muscle weakness, etc. Hair loss from low ferritin is one of the biggest complaints women have. ... (2 replies)
... I had premature menopause when I was 32 years old, which is known as hypogonadism and is another complication of hemochromatosis. ... (21 replies)
... Transferrin is a protein in the blood that transports iron throughout your body. Examining how much iron is in the transferrin proteins can tell your doctor if you have too much or too little iron in your blood. ... (3 replies)
... My blood tests over the past 3 years have shown low-to-borderline RBC (4 - 4.2), normal MCV (93-96), and borderline-to-high MCH (32-33). Is there a kind of anemia that could cause this? My latest blood tests however show this: July 9th 2012: (pre-surgery) RBC - 4.20 (normal: 4.2-5.2) NORMAL MCH - 33 (normal: 27-31) HIGH MCV - 93.8 (normal: 82 - 100) NORMAL Ferritin... (3 replies)
Iron Saturation?
Feb 8, 2007
... A low serum ferritin and raised transferrin indicate reduced iron stores. ... (4 replies)
... She insists that the only patients she has seen who have significant fatigue from anemia have hemoglobin levels of 6 or less and it is not related to ferritin level at all. ... (2 replies)
... Are you considering taking iron because the transferrin is low? ... (5 replies)
... I have read that 80-100 is good. Continue to get your levels checked thoug . (12 replies)


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