HIGH FERRITIN BLOOD TEST RESULT FOR FEMALE. What does higher than normal ferritin test level for woman mean?
The ferritin test measures the level of ferritin, the major iron storage protein in the body. The above normal results indicates high level of iron in organism.
High iron levels can mean that the female patient may have a condition known as hemochromatosis. Accumulation of iron in tissues and organs can be very damaging.
HIGH FERRITIN BLOOD TEST RESULT FOR MALE
LOW FERRITIN BLOOD TEST RESULT FOR MALE
LOW FERRITIN BLOOD TEST RESULT FOR WOMAN
Ferritin values and definitions
- Ions and trace metals
- Acid-base and blood gases
- Liver function
- Cardiac tests
- Tumour markers
- Other enzymes and proteins
- Other electrolytes and metabolites
Other Ferritin related tests :
Ionized calcium (Ca)
Total calcium (Ca)
Total serum iron (TSI)
Total iron-binding capacity (TIBC)
Inorganic phosphorus (serum)