Originally Posted by RochHana
I am not sure. I didnt realise there were two types. I am now hoping that I am comparing my ferratin level of 155 to a hemoglobin level of 12. I don't know if that is still unusual? I guess I will just have to wait and see. Thanks for replying.
I was asking because if it is serum iron that can have pretty big fluctuations, no need to worry. if it was ferritin then it would mean you managed to deplete all your iron stores in the last 12 months, which would be a red flag in my opinion. (doctor would want to check for GI bleeding perhaps.)