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All Types of Anemia with Full Anemia Definition Chart and Diagnosis

Types of Anemia with Full Anemia Definition is an approach to indicate the type of anemia using your laboratory results. What you will find I this article: How can medicine classify each type of anemia? Can lab results predict the type of anemia? How can doctors deal with anemia when following blood test results? Define different types of anemia. Different Anemia Types Definitions Common Anemia definition is a medical condition characterized by a decrease in RBCs, hemoglobin, and hematocrit below the normal range for healthy people of the same age, sex, and race, and under similar environmental conditions. Early Anemia...

Iron Blood Test and Normal Iron Levels Chart by Age

A quick summary of iron blood test: Serum iron blood test measures how much iron inside the body. Ferritin test measures how much iron is stored inside cells. TIBC test (total iron-binding capacity) measures all proteins needed to link iron including transferrin (means the total transferring available). UIBC test (unsaturated iron-binding capacity) measures how much iron for saturation of transferrin. Transferrin saturation is a calculated percentage to tell how much transferrin is full with iron. Morning iron is higher than the rest of the day’s iron levels by 30%. 67% of the body’s iron is inside hemoglobin in red blood cells, other...

High Ferritin Normal Iron and Anemia in my blood test results.

I have anemia but high ferritin normal iron in my blood tests, I am a male,my age is 56 years, suffering from frequent stomach pain, heart palpitations or chest pains, general weakness and fatigue with unexplained reason, and joint pain. My blood screen at hospital shows: Haemoglobin level: 12.0 g/dl (men Hb ranges: serum iron: 81 (65 – 175 ug/dl). Serum ferritin: 1100 ng/ml (20 – 300 ). What do my blood test results mean? Please explain, what can cause anemia with normal iron and high ferritin levels in my blood? Anemia is considered when Hemoglobin ( Hb ) content less than 13.5 gm %...