... I fainted for the first time about 3 weeks ago, but have been feeling faint a few weeks prior to that. Seems I feel faint after just a short time of walking around or doing anything. I just had blood work done last week and the doc says its urgent I get in for an evaluation with an oncologist.
Platelet Count is high at 412
They didn't do... (6 replies)
... I can share my retic count with you. I had an 8. ... (7 replies)
... I wouldn't count on it as being correct. ... (2 replies)
... About 2 months ago I felt similar symptons and went to the emergency room. After some initial tests, including a CBC they told me my hemoglobin was 5.9.. After 6 days in the hospital, 4 blood transfusions, 2 iron infusions and numerous tests, they could not find any specific cause. ... (5 replies)
... Aloha fellow health board members. I just got access to my recent lab results. I haven't followed up with my doctor yet. I would love some input or thoughts on what they might indicate. I got tested because I was worried about being anemic. Any info is greatly appreciated.
Iron: 48 Range: 30 - 160
TIBC: 353 Range: 228 - 428
% Saturation: 14 Range: 20 - 50
Ferritin:... (4 replies)
... I started with a ferritin of a 2, hemoglobin around 8, and iron count of 18. I had no insurance at the time so I went the oral route. My ferritin is now at a 33. The ferritin is what is making you feel so terrible. ... (5 replies)
... you may be taking to much iron. What does your doctor say? I would think your doctor would lower your iron.
You can get to much iron and it will cause your problems with your liver, heart, pancreas, skin, joints, and overies for woman, and testes for males, so if I were you I would ask my doctor to lower the iron I was taking. or at least find out why he hasn't done... (2 replies)
... In July I was diagnosed with severe iron deficiency anemia. My red count was 3.79, ferritin was 2, hemoglobin was 7. I had two units of packed red cells transfused, followed by colonoscopy, endoscopy, and capsule endoscopy. ... (2 replies)
... and follow up in 6 weeks... appt is in one week. I still feel horrible and I'm very worried that she isn't taking this seriously... but maybe I'm over reacting. ... (6 replies)
... Title should read "What could low WBC count mean for a man? ... (4 replies)
... s were large, but appeared benign. The only worrisome looking lump was a small 8mm ill defined hypoechoic nodule was found on my thyroid and is being followed in 6 months intervals. My thyroid, vitamin and other panels were checked, which were all normal. ... (0 replies)
... A few things out of range, (been very fatigued for no reason) 23 year old male.
Hoping this is just a spell and not cancer or anything super awful
BUN/Creat ratio 21.7 HIGH (range 5.0-20.0)
Potassium 4.6 (1 replies)
... i..I have found out I am anemic. I have all my numbers and shall post them. but 1st would like to mention my doctor put me on Ferrous Sulfate 325 3x's a day. My Hemoglobin count is at 10.5, at the office when they did the test it was at 9.8. I am just trying to understand what is going on and if this is too much iron. ... (5 replies)
... My dr. emailed me all my blood results and said everything was normal. MY RBC is slightly low and my MCH is slightly elevated. What coudl this mean?
I was on oral steroids (medrol dose pack) and came off of that a week prior. Same with Biaxin. I have been feeling extremely tired and lightheaded. I do not eat as well as I should nor do I take a daily vitamin. I started... (3 replies)
... I've been having hair loss and intestinal issues for years, along with a bunch of other symptoms. I'm always cold and always tired. I've had my thyroid tested by 3 or 4 different doctors in the past 4 years, and it always comes back fine. In the past few months I've also had some dizziness, more tiredness, memory problems, and difficulty concentrating. I went to my GP and... (10 replies)
... and even my arms sometimes get the same feeling in them. I got a complete blood count on the ninth of October, but I didn't get to see the results until today when I went to the doctor. ... (4 replies)
... then tapering to almost nothing. bleeding very heavy for 2 days. ... (2 replies)
... I was just told my hemoglobin count is 6.2. I've been living on mostly fruits and vegetables for about a year for dieting purposes. It looks like I need to add proteins in and iron. ... (6 replies)
... Here are my lab results from this summer. Any advice as to what they mean or anything??
MCHC- 34.0 (65 replies)
... A high reticulocyte count means that your body is simply creating lots of red blood cells to replace the ones you are losing. It is a way to compensate. ... (1 replies)