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My ferritin level is 153 ng/ml is this normal?

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My ferritin level is 153 ng/ml is this normal?
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The simple answer is yes this is normal pauline
This ferritin level is in the normal range
So you are good there.
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Customer: replied 3 years ago.

That's great so I do not need to have venesection (probably spelt wrong) haven't been to hospital for at least 6mths, so this is really good news.

that is correct yes
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Hi Dr Phil, my Serum folate level was 7.4ng/ml is this normal?

yes that is normal as well
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Hello, last year I was told I had Haemachromatosis I had to have Venalsection every two weeks, because of a family bereavement I have not had any treatment for about 6 months, my recent blood test showed my ferriten of 153ng/ml. the doctor said it should be 35, your doctors said that 153 was normal I am so confused please help. Thank you.

35 is ideal but 130 is still normal
You aren't doing any harm where you are at
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

It isn't 130 it's 159.

Sorry I was on my phone and thought it said 130. Still normal