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Table 3 Serum iron reserves according to severity of anemia and age groups (page 9, line 194)

From: Anemia management in non-menopausal women in a primary care setting: a prospective evaluation of clinical practice

Serum iron reserveIron deficiencyLow reserveNormal reserveFerritin not dosed
Type of anemia according to MCVMicrocytic79% (n = 23)0%3% (n = 1)17% (n = 5)
Normocytic72% (n = 8)9% (n = 1)9% (n = 1)9% (n = 1)
Macrocytic33% (n = 1)0%33% (n = 1)33% (n = 1)
Type of anemia according to severityMild76% (n = 13)0%6% (n = 1)18% (n = 3)
Moderate72% (n = 18)4% (n = 1)12% (n = 2)16% (n = 4)
Severe100% (n = 1)0%0%0%
Age groups18–25 years83% (n = 5)0%0%17% (n = 1)
26–33 years87% (n = 13)0%0%13% (n = 2)
34–41 years63% (n = 7)0% (n = 1)9% (n = 1)27% (n = 3)
42–50 years63% (n = 7)9% (n = 1)18% (n = 2)9% (n = 1)