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Table. 3.

Table. 3.

Characteristics of the iron overload patients

No. DiagnosisFerritin test no.Iron (μg/dL)Iron saturation (%)CRP (mg/dL)Diagnosis of hemosiderosis or hemochromatosisIron chelation preparationRBC transfused for 1 year before the ferritin test (units)
1Hematologic malignancy1238961.430
2331110.38~4.6Yes6
38350~65847.8~67.60.25~0.28Yes58
4218285.86.162
5118089.63.760
6218794.93~3.750
7319492.40.17~2.524
84NDND0.35Yes24
96NDND0.05~0.91YesYes8
106NDND0.05~0.46Yes23
114NDND0.06~0.13Yes30
121NDND0.02Yes3
138NDNDNDYes12
1413NDNDNDYes32
151NDNDNDYes2
1617NDNDNDYesYes72
17Solid cancer120687.74.132
1879536.10.43Yes18
19441~31212.1~96.10.33~1.618
204NDND0.03~0.22Yes10
212NDND0.02YesYes7
22Liver disease119094.10.020
23120488.7ND0
241296940.120
25125490.70.040
26Hematologic disease2293933.58~13.19
27326686.90.683
284NDNDNDYesYes1
29Kidney disease125985.22.640
30422~23210.5~92.30.03~5.169
31122090.90.030
32Infection122195.30.050
33120780.97.272

Abbreviations: CRP, C-reactive protein; ND, Not done.

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