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www.medicinenet.com/iron_overload/article.htm

Blood ferritin levels usually are low in patients with iron deficiency anemia, and are high in patients with hemochromatosis and other conditions that cause an ...

www.medicinenet.com/ferritin_blood_test/article.htm

Ferritin blood levels, if they are high or low, might point to the presence of medical ... The lower-than-normal serum ferritin levels are seen in iron deficiency.

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

Elevated serum ferritin is commonly encountered in general practice. ... overload conditions, where venesection therapy is not the treatment of choice. ... This mutation causes i...

www.winchesterhospital.org/health-library/article?id=14116

What is most important is that with early diagnosis and treatment people with ... These tests check the levels of iron and ferritin (a protein that helps store iron) in  ...

www.aafp.org/afp/2013/0201/p183.html

Feb 1, 2013 ... Diagnosis requires confirmation of increased serum ferritin levels and transferrin saturation, with or without symptoms. Subtyping is based on ...

www.bmj.com/content/351/bmj.h3692

Aug 3, 2015 ... Box 1: Causes of high ferritin without iron overload ... renal failure and cancer patients who have been treated with repeated parenteral iron), ...

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

This section helps you understand iron overload and how to treat iron overload. ... have a high ferritin level, but no signs of iron overload when special tests are.

www.msdmanuals.com/-/media/Manual/LabTests/Ferritin.html

The small amount of ferritin that is released and circulates in the blood is a ... There is an increased need for iron such as during pregnancy or childhood, or due to a ... The ...

hemochromatosishelp.com/ferritin-level

After all, if the symptoms and complications of hemochromatosis are due to excessively high iron levels, and the protein ferritin keeps iron bound and inactive, ...

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

Nov 30, 2020 ... Rapid heart beat. Symptoms of iron levels that are too high can vary and tend to get worse over time. Symptoms may include: Joint pain ...

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

Dec 30, 2020 ... Learn about symptoms, causes and treatment of this inherited liver disorder. ... of other conditions can also cause elevated ferritin, both blood tests are ... HF...