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www.nnuh.nhs.uk/publication/download/investigations-of-a-raised-ferritin-result-guidance-a015-v5

Low levels are consistent with iron deficiency. Elevated levels are seen when body iron stores are increased. Ferritin levels will also mirror acute phase reactants. ( ...

bmcgastroenterol.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12876-021-01669-w

Mar 2, 2021 ... As discussed, elevated ferritin level indicates either iron overload, which is toxic to cells, or increased inflammation, caused by either bacterial ...

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However, ferritin levels may be artificially high in cases of anemia of chronic disease where ferritin is elevated in its capacity as an ...

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But if it's not found until it's more advanced, the high iron levels can damage parts of the body. This can lead to potentially serious complications, such as: liver ...

www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2020-04/spsu-hfl042220.php

Apr 22, 2020 ... Elevated levels of ferritin, or hyperferritinemia, indicate the presence of viruses and bacteria into the body. Hyperferritinemia can also be caused ...

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Ferritin levels in hemochromatosis may be >1000 ng/mL. ... as fatty liver may be the most common cause of an elevated serum ferritin.8 Clinical assessment is ...

care.diabetesjournals.org/content/27/11/2669

Type 2 diabetes is a condition frequently associated with elevated levels of serum ferritin (12,13). An association of high serum ferritin concentration and glucose ...

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CONSEQUENCES OF EXCESS IRON STORES · Organ damage from ... Other causes of high ferritin · Other cause of organ dysfunction · POST-DIAGNOSTIC ...

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high ferritin · there is a well-established link between elevated SF, metabolic syndrome and fatty liver · liver disease is a cause of elevated SF. damaged ...

emedicine.medscape.com/article/2085454-overview

Nov 19, 2019 ... Usually, human plasma contains little ferritin; however, plasma ferritin levels are markedly increased in persons with excess iron. Serum ferritin ...

mft.nhs.uk/app/uploads/2019/07/high-ferritins-for-GP-guide-FINAL.pdf

It can less commonly be associated with iron overload. This guide is designed to aid primary care physicians investigating hyperferritinaemia, the main causes of ...