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Does anyone know what iron & blood levels should be?

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  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • December 16, 2006
  • 02:46 AM

I had my blood checked today.
My total iron binding capacity is 20
My transferrin saturation is 4
ferritin level is 2
hemoglobin is 8.0
hematocrit 28.3

I know it is low, but does anyone know what the normals are and how low I am? :confused: My Gp doesn't seem interested in answering me.

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