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Lab says...153-655 pmol/L
Clinically significant B12 deficiency may occur with B12 levels in the normal range, particularly in elderly patients.
as an elderly patient what number should i aim for?
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replied May 14th, 2018
Immune Disorders Answer A63842
Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and I understand your concern.
You should aim for the lower limit of normal.However,I would suggest you to have methylmalonic acid level as it indicates early deficiency.
I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
Take care
Khan


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