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I have elevated vit -12 (1157) and elevated ferritin (188)

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I have elevated vit B-12 (1157) and elevated ferritin (188) is this dangerous?
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: I just got labs drawn from Life extension. I have not seen a doctor. I do not take medications just supplements.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: No, I am really pretty healthy. I have a good weight. I am 142lbs .
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Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  DrThomasMD replied 6 months ago.
HelloThese labs can indicate liver inflammation.You need to see the doctor for blood tests in this regard.Ask for a comprehensive metabolic panel. OK, so you might have more questions or want to give me more information: Please use reply to expert if you have further questions. When you are ready, please click a positive rating [hopefully excellent—that’s how we are paid, per rating]. If you forgot something, come back. I am here http://www.justanswer.com/medical/expert-dr-thomas/