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A 52-year-old male asked about a 31-year-old female:

i have thalassemia minor it skews fbc test i had ferritin and folate iron test and b12 all ok. serum ferritin is 12 ug/l range 12-250ug/l normal?

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Dr. Christine Hom
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Ferritin: A ferritin of 12 is fine. Ferritin will rise with inflammation.

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