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... Thanks for your post Flowergirl - yes, I think you've understood me correctly. That could definitely explain why I'm feeling worse now than at any other point. What do you mean, you were non-anemic in 2 months "in the beginning"? How did it recurr, or why? Was it the same kind of anemia in both cases? Are you completely cured now? It sounds like your blood cells were... (10 replies)
... lynn82nj--Thanks for your post. I was curious about the type of chronic anemia that you had. I too would have chronic anemia if it weren't for my doc saying that I am married to iron supplements. Your ferritin dropped because you used up all your iron, as it was trying to keep up with the lowered Hgb levels which caused your anemia. There is an automatic mechanism that... (10 replies)
... Flowergirl is right - iron will only help if you are iron deficient. It is possible to be anemia and not iron deficient - I am chronically anemic, but I was only diagnosed when I went to see the doctor because the iron tablets were upsetting my stomach. You need to check if your ferritin levels are low as well as your haemoglobin, and if they are then you will need to take... (10 replies)

... I dont see ferritin on my blood test. He said my thyroid was fine, but I can't tell on the blood test printout where that test is. My ultra sensitive Crp is also high and from what I've read shows imflamation in the body. The thing is, how can I be anmemic if my Iron is within range but my mcv and mch is low and my RBC is high. He even used the words iron deficiency but... (4 replies)
... Yes my labs were very low. My ferritin is only 2 and he wants it at least 100. I have not seen my wls in quite some time. I need to get in for a check up. I have not seen him since I was one year post op. I am sure he would not be pleased with my labs. I hope your infusions make you feel better. (10 replies)
... s are too low, even if they are still on the lab's scale of 'normal' it doesn't mean they are enough to make you functional, make sense? ... (10 replies)
... I am still taking iron supplements but I'm still mildly anemic just not as bad as before. My ferritin still is at the lower end of the scale even though my iron and iron stores have improved a lot more. What's your ferritin level? ... (10 replies)
... mit, and the highest person's result became the upper. Now, I'm not sure if that's exactly how it works, but it does make sense in light of how huge the ferritin scale is. ... (2 replies)
... that I was very very anemic. He said I had leukopenia and had a very anemic score of 26. ... (10 replies)
... Looks like I'm on the lower scale of this test? ... (2 replies)
... Yes, my iron and iron binding capacity and ferritin were all great. From what I have read Drs. don't like patients at the "low end" of the B12 scale and that's where I am at 324. I guess they prefer you way higher. ... (11 replies)
... I too am anemic as well, and did not know it until I was rejected by the Red Cross the last time I tried to donate blood. ... (13 replies)
Feeling blah
Aug 1, 2009
... r you have a gluten intolerance or not, gluten is an enemy rather than a friend. Best to keep it to a minimum or cut it out altogether. Someone i know has been anemic off and on for most of her adult life, but after cutting out gluten for 6 months her ferritin is now 110. ... (6 replies)
... fort and without a single test or any indepth questioning his doctor gave him a script for acid reflux, which he doesn't even have. Someone else i know has been anemic as far back as she can recall and she can't get her ferretin up. ... (34 replies)
Low ferritin?
Jan 14, 2009
... so if they are low...you will become anemic faster. ... (4 replies)
... enting on the hair board that low iron can cause hair loss. The reason i didn't act on that information was that i thought that anybody who ate meat couldn't be anemic or suffer low iron. Boy was i wrong!! ... (8 replies)
... because I was so sick. I said, "I am severely anemic with a 8.5 hgb and 2 ferritin!" I didn't even know that anemia was classed in grades? ... (9 replies)
... with undiagnosed thyroid issues as the symptoms are similar to so many other conditions. For a lot of people their thyroid tests aren't even way out or off the scale and their doctor will say they are fine as the test came back "within range", yet even being slightly out can cause people to suffer symptoms. ... (16 replies)
... Hi all, I asked my MD for a copy of my blood tests to take to the Rheumatologist this wek. I'd like to get an idea of how bad these are on the anemia scale. He told me that I am mildly anemic, but in searching the boards, some look a little more than that. Iron, Total 34 Transferrin Saturation 9 Protein, Total 6 Ferritin ... (3 replies)
... I'm not sure what scale he is using. ... (9 replies)


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