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A 45-year-old female asked:

My iron levels from a blood test are unsaturated iron binding measurement is 1.7% and my iron measurement is 9 ug/dl. should i be concerned? i'm 45

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Need more info: All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually in the best position to do that. Talk to the doctor who ordered the tests. Having said that, you appear to be iron deficient and should take oral iron and vitamin supplements.

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