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Iron levels = Too High



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Hi all,

I just had my first blood test results back after my gastric sleeve which was done on the 19th October 2020. The bloods were taken on 24th Dec 2020. Everything looking great, except the Iron levels which are very high. I'm not taking any iron specific supplements but it is part of my Multivitamin.

Does anyone have any experience of this, should I be worried? I don't feel unwell, have tolerated red meat really well...maybe too well? There is lots of info out there on iron deficiency but not alot the other way round. I'll be seeing my DR on Monday.

Thanks in advance.

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depends on how far out of range it is. If it's only slightly out, you may be fine. Your doctor will let you know if it's an issue...

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