A 19-year-old female asked:
19yo f, 5"1 125lb. had blood test bc dr suspected low iron.turns out my iron levels are actually beyond high, way too high.what this mean? treatments?
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Hematology and Oncology 15 years experience
Hemochromatosis???: Really high iron is a sign of hemochromatosis. I can't advice further since I don't have all the details of your medical history. It is very important that you follow up with your doctor.
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