A 30-year-old female asked:
Could mild iron anemia and mildly low hemoglobin levels be causing my high (600mg/l) fibrin levels? thank you?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Pathology 51 years experience
Iron deficiency is not associated with high fibrinogen levels. It can cause elevated platelet counts. It would be prudent to see the doctor who ordered the test to assess if you have inflammation.
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Answered Jan 27, 2022
Last updated Jan 27, 2022
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