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Low levels (< 12 ng/mL (27 pmol/L)) are specific for iron deficiency. However, ferritin is an acute-phase reactant, and levels increase in inflammatory and infectious ...

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Ferritin—measures the level of ferritin, a protein made by almost all cells in response to increased iron. The ferritin level reflects the total body iron. It will be low .....

www.urmc.rochester.edu/encyclopedia/content.aspx?contenttypeid=167&contentid=ferritin_blood

Low levels of ferritin lead to iron-deficiency anemia. This means you have too few red blood cells. Iron deficiency can come from a poor diet or blood loss.

irondisorders.org/anemia-of-chronic-disease

Iron Deficiency Anemia ... (joints) and bone marrow burdened with excess iron cannot function properly. ... This iron blood test panel measures the hemoglobin, ferritin, fasting ...

www.karger.com/article/fulltext/373883

Jan 15, 2015 ... In patients with features of iron overload and high serum ferritin levels, low or normal transferrin saturation should alert the physician to other ...

www.cancertherapyadvisor.com/home/decision-support-in-medicine/hospital-medicine/iron-deficiency-3

Ferritin: usually low in iron deficiency. Less than 10 is virtually diagnostic of iron deficiency anemia, while levels between 10 and 20 are suggestive. Ferritin is an  ...

onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/bjh.15166

Apr 19, 2018 ... Whilst low serum ferritin levels invariably indicate reduced iron stores, raised serum ferritin levels can be due to multiple different aetiologies, ...

labs.selfdecode.com/blog/conditions-diseases-associated-higher-lower-ferritin

Jan 20, 2021 ... Ferritin tells us how much iron or inflammation there is in the body. Read on to discover conditions associated with high & low levels.

medlineplus.gov/lab-tests/ferritin-blood-test

Nov 30, 2020 ... Higher than normal ferritin levels can mean you have too much iron in your body. Conditions that cause increased iron levels include liver ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2572292

We hypothesized that, in MHD patients, moderately high ferritin levels, especially if combined with low ISAT, is more strongly associated with inflammation than ...