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Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Iron levels in children
my son is 8 years old and just had blood tests and I was told his iron level was 11.4 is this high or low?
Thank you for your question. Because iron levels would not be expressed the way you state, I suggest that you talk with your son's doctor to determine what the actual test was.
Mark Wurster, MD
Former Clinical Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine
College of Medicine
The Ohio State University