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... Ferritin is in the low end of normal. ... (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)

... white blood cell count was fine and so was my hemoglobin and hematocrit, even though they were on the low side. ... (0 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)
... serum iron with low iron saturation put me into the "iron deficiency anemia" or "chronic disease anemia" side? ... (0 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)
... Also worried that my ferritin is very low normal. ... (4 replies)
... I was diagnosed with hemochromatosis 3 years ago in 2006, and I only have one hemochromatosis gene -- H63D. Most doctors believe that people who only have one hemochromatosis gene are not at risk for developing hemochromatosis or iron overload. Because of that misconception, none of the doctors I saw over a period of 13 years were concerned that my blood tests and a liver... (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)
Iron Saturation?
Feb 8, 2007
... A low serum ferritin and raised transferrin indicate reduced iron stores. ... (4 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)
... Why is my ferritin so low and my saturation so high. She told me to stop taking my womens one a day vitamins because that could cause the high saturation. ... (2 replies)
... Hi Missa, Thank you for posting. It's helpful to have a chance to correspons with someone else with low iron saturation and see your labs - though I'm sorry you're having this. May I ask how you are feeling overall, what your symptoms are, and how your symptoms compare or contrast with mine? According to this site, http://www.merck.com/mmpe/sec11/ch130/ch130b.html ... (8 replies)
... When your total body iron is high ferritin is usually high, when total iron body is low, ferritin tends to be low as well. ... (1 replies)
... So it was the anemia, not just colds and low immunity. ... (8 replies)
... that the rest of your numbers are not showing so low or so high because perhaps this has not been going on long enough to reflect a different value. Some of us go on for many, many years to get to lower places. ... (8 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)
... Hi everyone, I am new to this site but have lingered here long enough to want to post my own issues. I believe that my low ferritin is causing me to have an array of symptoms. ... (3 replies)
... I had my blood work done today,seems I have low iron and low normal ferritin, however when I googled this, it pointed more to an inflammation or chronic disease, so worried. ... (3 replies)


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