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317 Possible Causes for Ferritin Increased, Iron Increased, Paresthesia

  • Chronic Alcoholism

    People suffering from alcoholic neuropathy may feel burning and tingling sensations in their feet, which may persist or may last from a few months to a few years.[foundationforpn.org] Coexisting iron accumulation or chronic hepatitis C increases risk of hepatocellular carcinoma.[merckmanuals.com] Peripheral neuropathy may be evidenced by muscular weakness, paresthesias, and decreased peripheral sensation.[mentalhealth.com]

  • Pernicious Anemia

    […] in mean corpuscular volume and levels of ferritin and gastrin, and a decrease in vitamin B 12 levels.[doi.org] The most common of these are paresthesias, weakness, clumsiness, and an unsteady gait.[web.archive.org] Individuals suffering iron deficiency might take oral iron supplements and increase their dietary iron intake, while individuals suffering from pernicious anemia might receive[livestrong.com]

  • Folate-Deficiency Anemia

    This is called Subacute Combined Degeneration and presents with peripheral numbness/tingling, spasticity, and loss of vibration and proprioception .[stomponstep1.com] Dangers of anaemia and iron deficiency less iron passing from mother to foetus so the newborn has low iron stores increased risk of blood loss during and after delivery, and[southsudanmedicaljournal.com] Patients with vitamin B 12 deficiency may describe paresthesias related to peripheral neuropathy, poor or strict vegan diet, lack of socioeconomic resources, bowel-related[aafp.org]

  • Anemia of Chronic Disease

    Disordered iron metabolism as manifested by a low serum iron, decreased serum transferrin, decreased transferrin saturation, increased serum ferritin, increased reticuloendothelial[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The TIBC is high in IDA (which makes sense – there’s little iron around, so the capacity for binding iron increases).[pathologystudent.com] Serum Iron : decreased TIBC: decreased [because this is inverse of ferritin] ferritin [stored] : INCREASE transferring saturation: decrease Free erythrocyte protoporphoryin[usmleforum.com]

  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency

    […] serum iron and ferritin levels, 63 but with increased levels of soluble serum transferrin receptor, presumably related to hemolysis. 64 Corresponding to the increase in LDH[bloodjournal.org] ., paresthesia, peripheral neuropathy, spinal cord degeneration), Psychiatric symptoms (irritability, personality change, depression), Cardiovascular problems (e.g., myocardial[kidsnewtocanada.ca] You may also develop anemia due to iron deficiency and you can read my other post about the top signs of iron deficiency and how to increase iron levels in your blood .[healthyandnaturalworld.com]

  • Iron Deficiency Anemia

    , and increased hepcidin.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Symptoms may vary from : General body weakness Fatigue Short breaths Tingling feeling on the feet Crave for things like clay, ice or dirt Diagnosing Iron Deficiency Anemia[consumerhealthdigest.com] This is because your need for iron increases during these times of growth and development.[web.archive.org]

  • Sideroblastic Anemia

    There should be an increase in ferritin. Pathoma and RR both state this and even FA shows an increase in ferritin (look at page 381 Pholston).[forums.studentdoctor.net] Clinical manifestations of megaloblastic anemia may include hyporexia, lethargy, headache, pallor, diarrhea, and paresthesia in the hands and feet.[bloodgenetics.com] […] iron), total iron binding capacity (TIBC) normal or decreased (due to increased ferritin and iron).[stepwards.com]

  • Acute Intermittent Porphyria

    Because 100 mg of hemin contains 8 mg of iron, frequent administration of hemin may increase the risk for iron overload.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Peripheral neuropathy (patchy numbness and paresthesias) Psychological disturbances (anxiety, confusion, psychosis, dementia) Precipitated by drugs (drugs that enhance cytochrome[stepwards.com] […] concentration was slightly elevated; and (f) heme oxygenase I mRNA was increased approximately three-fold.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Iron Deficiency

    RESULTS: Mean ferritin was 38 (reference), 45 (I), 43 (M) and 54 μg/l (IM) in LowM, increasing to 44, 56, 96 and 167 μg/l, respectively, in HighM.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The feeling has been described as burning, tugging, tingling, or the sensation of insects crawling around inside your legs.[prevention.com] Iron deficiency is a lack of iron in the body resulting from inadequate iron intake, increased iron loss, or excessive iron requirements of which iron deficiency anaemia ([bestpractice.bmj.com]

  • Autoimmune Gastritis

    Stratification by age cohorts from younger than 20 years to older than 60 years showed a regular and progressive increase in mean corpuscular volume (MCV) from 68 /- 9 to[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Autoimmune atrophic gastritis is characterized by megaloblastic anemia, anorexia with weight loss, neurologic changes such as numbness and paresthesias.[patientslikeme.com] […] infusion) to increase iron stores or a daily dose of oral ferrous glycine sulfate to meet daily iron requirements.[rarediseases.info.nih.gov]

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