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Feb 1, 2013 ... Treatment of hereditary hemochromatosis includes phlebotomy to reduce total iron levels and achieve normal ferritin levels. Excess iron ...

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

Nov 30, 2020 ... Pale skin; Fatigue; Weakness; Dizziness · Shortness of breath; Rapid heart beat. Symptoms of iron levels that are too high can vary and tend to ...

www.nhs.uk/conditions/haemochromatosis

Symptoms of haemochromatosis · feeling very tired all the time (fatigue) · weight loss · weakness · joint pain · an inability to get or maintain ...

www.merckmanuals.com/professional/hematology-and-oncology/iron-overload/secondary-iron-overload

Diagnosis is by elevated serum ferritin, iron, and transferrin saturation levels. Treatment is usually by iron chelation.

www.racgp.org.au/afp/2012/december/elevated-serum-ferritin

Venesection therapy, while the mainstay of treatment for iron overload due to hereditary haemochromatosis (HH), does not address the underlying reasons for ...

www.medicinenet.com/iron_overload/article.htm

Ferritin blood test measures the level of ferritin. High levels of ferritin can be indicative of an iron storage disorder such as hemochromatosis. The symptoms ...

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

Apr 19, 2018 ... Levels in serum will also be raised by any condition or treatment (e.g. blood ... Increased ferritin synthesis due to iron accumulation ...

tidsskriftet.no/en/2015/08/case-reports/man-his-50s-high-ferritin-levels-and-increasing-cognitive-impairment

Aug 25, 2015 ... He had significant iron deposition in the brain and showed cognitive impairment, dementia, chronic fatigue and neurological symptoms consistent ...

www.hoacny.com/patient-resources/blood-disorders/what-hemochromatosis/how-hemochromatosis-diagnosed

Your doctor may test your serum ferritin level if your TS level is high. A serum ferritin level test shows how much iron is stored in your body's organs.

www.karger.com/article/fulltext/373883

Jan 15, 2015 ... In a patient with signs and symptoms of tissue iron overload and high serum ferritin levels, low or normal transferrin saturation should alert ...

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/hemochromatosis/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20351448

Dec 30, 2020 ... Transferrin saturation values greater than 45% are considered too high. Serum ferritin. This test measures the amount of iron stored in your ...