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Posted by: anna dicks | 2011-09-20

Ferritien

received blood result of abnormally high (360ng/ml) Ferritien. what does that mean please?

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Anna

Elevated ferritin levels can be due to acute inflammation, iron overload disorders, like hemochromatosis, as part of a disease process and in acute malnourishment. I therefore, suggest that you discuss the results with your doctor, as further tests will have to be done.

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