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rarediseases.org/rare-diseases/ferroportin-disease

Ferroportin disease is caused by mutations of the SLC40A1 gene. ... Some individuals may only have elevated levels of ferritin, a protein that binds to iron and is ...

www.uofmhealth.org/health-library/hw6212

High values · Very high ferritin levels can mean a large buildup of iron in the body (hemochromatosis). · High ferritin levels may also be caused by Hodgkin disease ...

www.ebmconsult.com/articles/lab-test-ferritin-level

Recent transfusion or recent ingestion of a meal containing a high iron content ( red meats) may cause elevated ferritin levels. The iron that is ingested stimulates  ...

www.uhhospitals.org/health-information/health-and-wellness-library/article/lab-tests-v1/ferritin-blood

High levels of ferritin can damage your joints, heart, liver, and pancreas. Too much iron is most often caused by an inherited disease called hemochromatosis.

www.thebiomedicalscientist.net/resources/raised-serum-ferritin

Jan 7, 2019 ... The common causes of raised ferritin, however, are inflammatory disorders, malignancy, liver disease and alcohol consumption. The levels of ...

www.elsevier.es/en-revista-annals-hepatology-16-articulo-treatment-hyperferritinemia-S1665268119309238

The cause of elevated serum ferritin is usually the result of increased ferritin synthesis from acquired or genetic disorders, or increased release of ferritin from  ...

www.montefiore.org/documents/cancer/What-is-Iron-Overload.pdf

Serum ferritin levels are generally considered high when they are above 1000 ng /mL. There are a number of conditions other than iron overload that can affect ...

www.afwomensmed.com/health-library/hw-view.php?DOCHWID=hw6212

High ferritin levels may also be caused by Hodgkin disease, leukemia, infection, inflammatory conditions (such as arthritis or lupus), or a diet that is too high in iron.

www.bhf.org.uk/informationsupport/heart-matters-magazine/medical/haemochromatosis

If the high iron levels have damaged your liver, you may get fibrosis ... No, there are lots of causes of a raised ferritin, but genetic haemochromatosis is one of ...

nmcwellness.com/high-ferritin

Dec 22, 2020 ... The cause of elevated ferritin level from iron overload can be due to hemochromatosis, which is a genetic condition. There are also other causes ...

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 ...