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... My blood tests over the past 3 years have shown low-to-borderline RBC (4 - 4.2), normal MCV (93-96), and borderline-to-high MCH (32-33). Is there a kind of anemia that could cause this? My latest blood tests however show this: July 9th 2012: (pre-surgery) RBC - 4.20 (normal: 4.2-5.2) NORMAL MCH - 33 (normal: 27-31) HIGH MCV - 93.8 (normal: 82 - 100) NORMAL Ferritin... (3 replies)
... I don't know a whole bunch about iron injections as I just took the pills and they seemed to work for me. My Dr. is relating my low iron to heavy bleeding as well. I have read a lot on these forums and have read some people struggle with injections while others don't. ... (1 replies)
... I have suffered low iron for years. I never take the pills they give me as they give me awful constipation. I asked my Dr for iron injections, so she prescribed me 5 injections over 5 weeks. ... (1 replies)

... For those asking about ferritin levels and iron. The ferritin level measures how good your body is at extracting iron from food or supplements you are taking. ... (21 replies)
... He said my iron panel looks great, and if I want, to stop the iron pills for 6 weeks and then come in for a retest. ... (0 replies)
... Iron saturation 12.. ... (0 replies)
... I first found out my ferritin level was at 11.6 in January and since then it's dropped to 4. ... (21 replies)
... do something like that after I see the doctor. I just wanna wait till after I see the Hematologist, that way he can tell me if I need the shots first to get my level up, or if I can just to something like under the tongue. I am thinking he may want to do the shots for a little bit since my level is pretty low. ... (57 replies)
... I got my blood labs back from the doc today, but it wasn't without a hitch. I just found out today that, the iron level as well as te TIBC should have been done after fasting for 12 hours. My dr. didn't mention this, and the tests were done on me, with no fasting at all. ... (3 replies)
... tologist was concerned about how bad I looked. She ordered a bone marrow biopsy and a whole lot of blood work. Fortunately, the biopsy was negative. My ferritin level was 19. ... (15 replies)
... So it looks like my iron is fine. My ferritin is maybe not optimum but it is obviously not low. So does this look like iron deficiency anemia? ... (15 replies)
... Do you know how to get rid of those while iron is built up? ... (14 replies)
... I've also struggled with low ferritin for a long time now. My ferritin was it's highest 11 years ago, at a 38. It's been steadily declining. ... (0 replies)
... A ferritin level below 40 will cause all of these problems...including...hair loss. ... (14 replies)
... My iron level went back down from 60 to 45. ... (6 replies)
... It was really wierd, back in August of 08 I started to drink this liqued B12 that we got from a weight lifting/vitamin place. The first week was like magic. I felt my energy go up a bit. Then the second week I was right back where I started. I'm also taking a vegetable based vitamin line that is suppose to be better absorbed. For three months they had me taking 50,000 units of... (12 replies)
... New to this board, but doc is trying to figure out why I'm so tired. We have my thyroid meds at a good level, so that shouldn't be the problem. Part of a sleep study showed that I have a lot of leg movement at night and low ferritin can contribute to RLS (restless leg syndrome), so I had some tests done. I was wondering what the results mean and if I need to take more... (2 replies)
... don't know why he didn't give me that test. What about B12, for a full overview should I ask for a test that includes that...I would be interested to see what my level is. ... (14 replies)
... mg daily. For about a year I have been feeling really awful. I have had every test know to man and the only thing that is finally showing up are that I have low iron and hgb. My TIBC is high at 600, my HGB is only slightly low at 11. ... (6 replies)
... I have been reading some posts on the board and am relieved to see some of the comments regarding ferritin and iron levels. ... (2 replies)


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