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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)

... Hi...I have hypothyroidism and my legs have been aching, so my dr ran some tests.My red/white blood cell count was fine and so was my hemoglobin and hematocrit, even though they were on the low side. My serum iron was normal also, but low too. Then he did a test called Transferrin saturation, my results were 9% with 15-55% being normal. He just told me to eat some... (0 replies)
... I'm wondering what the difference is between Ferritin, Serum Transferrin, and Transferrin Saturation(iron saturation)? In addition to Ferritin and %Transferrin(iron) Saturation(from TIBC), I also had my Serum Transferrin tested (not knowing if there was a purpose/benfit to knowing this). Insight anyone? Thanks! (0 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)
... 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)
... 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 Transferrin 4. ... (6 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)
... Interestingly i have stumbled across blood test results from 1999 and by the looks of things i have never had high ferritin levels. However my iron levels and transferrin saturation were quite high at the time. ... (4 replies)
Iron SAT.
Jul 1, 2009
... the transferrin receptor concentration, red cell protoporphyrin, bone marrow biopsy or liver biopsy. ... (1 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)
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... f 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)
... 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)
... I am 50 and still have periods but very heavy for the last year. I'm wondering what these blood results mean. Iron, Total 251 normal is 40-160 TIBC 379 normal is 250-450 Transferrin Saturation 66 normal is 15-50% Ferritin 14 normal being 10-232 So my serum iron is very high and also transferrin saturation is high I know that the iron... (4 replies)


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