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Table. 3.

Table. 3.

Characteristics of the iron overload patients

No.  Diagnosis Ferritin test no. Iron (μg/dL) Iron saturation (%) CRP (mg/dL) Diagnosis of hemosiderosis or hemochromatosis Iron chelation preparation RBC transfused for 1 year before the ferritin test (units)
1 Hematologic malignancy 1 238 96 1.43 0
2 3 31 11 0.38~4.6 Yes 6
3 8 350~658 47.8~67.6 0.25~0.28 Yes 58
4 2 182 85.8 6.16 2
5 1 180 89.6 3.76 0
6 2 187 94.9 3~3.75 0
7 3 194 92.4 0.17~2.5 24
8 4 ND ND 0.35 Yes 24
9 6 ND ND 0.05~0.91 Yes Yes 8
10 6 ND ND 0.05~0.46 Yes 23
11 4 ND ND 0.06~0.13 Yes 30
12 1 ND ND 0.02 Yes 3
13 8 ND ND ND Yes 12
14 13 ND ND ND Yes 32
15 1 ND ND ND Yes 2
16 17 ND ND ND Yes Yes 72
17 Solid cancer 1 206 87.7 4.13 2
18 7 95 36.1 0.43 Yes 18
19 4 41~312 12.1~96.1 0.33~1.61 8
20 4 ND ND 0.03~0.22 Yes 10
21 2 ND ND 0.02 Yes Yes 7
22 Liver disease 1 190 94.1 0.02 0
23 1 204 88.7 ND 0
24 1 296 94 0.12 0
25 1 254 90.7 0.04 0
26 Hematologic disease 2 293 93 3.58~13.1 9
27 3 266 86.9 0.68 3
28 4 ND ND ND Yes Yes 1
29 Kidney disease 1 259 85.2 2.64 0
30 4 22~232 10.5~92.3 0.03~5.16 9
31 1 220 90.9 0.03 0
32 Infection 1 221 95.3 0.05 0
33 1 207 80.9 7.27 2

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

Korean J Blood Transfus 2018;29:273-81 https://doi.org/10.17945/kjbt.2018.29.3.273
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