Transferrin

What is Transferrin?

Transferrin is a protein which transports iron from periphery to bone marrow.

Questions and answers on "Transferrin"

PCV is low
Ferritin is high
Transferrin is low
Iron is within range

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Not iron deficiency anemia.

Detailed Answer:
Hi,
Thanks for asking.

I am Dr. Jyothi BL and I will be answering your query.

Looking...

Read Full Thread   Ask a Doctor Now

We had got some tests done for our daughter as we suspected that she may be low in vitamin D as we suspected some curve in one of her legs....

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Iron supplements can be given

Detailed Answer:
Thanks for asking on Health care magic.

Transferrin is a iron transporter. Although...

Read Full Thread   Ask a Doctor Now

what does it mean when my Soluble Transferrin Receptor at a 5.6

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Elevated transferrin receptor level suggests iron deficiency state.

Detailed Answer:
Hello,
Thanks for posting your query on...

Read Full Thread   Ask a Doctor Now

Recent questions on Transferrin


Ask Question
Doctor Image
MD

Hi, I am Dr. Andrew Rynne (Family Physician). I will be guiding you through the process. Please write your question below.

Related Medical Topics