NetWellness is a global, community service providing quality, unbiased health information from our partner university faculty. NetWellness is commercial-free and does not accept advertising.
Thursday, December 18, 2014
High level of iron in blood
a recent blood test provided by a health fair revealed 302 level of iron in my blood test is this dangerously high ? and what are steps i can take to lower i.e. diet thank you
For any abnormal initial test result, we would suggest rescreening with a ferritin and iron in a serum TIBC and discussing those results with your physician.
Mark Wurster, MD
Former Clinical Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine
College of Medicine
The Ohio State University