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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Follow it: Serum iron can go high after taking a few vitamin-and-mineral tablets or eating a nice steak. There's no need to pay attention to a "high-normal TIBC" ... Read More

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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
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Iron deficiency: This is the picture of iron deficiency. Take iron supplements and iron containing food.
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Iron binding: Capacity. Tibc is the abbreviation for total iron binding capacity. When iron is low the iron binding capacity is high and vice versa. Given your diag ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
17 years experience Pain Management
Need a few more #'s: The decision to undergo iron infusion in iron deficiency largely depends on hemoglobin concentration, physical symptoms and etiology for low iron. Se ... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
No: Anemia may cause you to have a more rapid heart beat but not irregular heart beats.
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Iron: You are likely post-menopausal and are not losing iron through menstrual bleeding. If you have been taking iron supplements, it is time to stop. TIBC ... Read More
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
More information: Serum iron varies from hour to hour depending on diet / popping a vitamin pill. These labs mean little in the absence of clinical information or knowi ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Iron deficiency: You should take oral supplement with multivitamin to restore you body stores of iron.
A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claude Parola
40 years experience Internal Medicine
TIBC: (tibc)iron deficiency will translate into a high total iron binding capacity( i.E: there is more space available for more iron to bind to), uibc is ca ... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Rubenstein
45 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Maybe.: You need to know your hemoglobin or hematocrit, which measure red cells, to know if you are anemic. The high TIBC suggests your body thinks you are r ... Read More
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