It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....

Message Board

Anemia Board Index
Board Index > Anemia | 0-9 A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 ... 18Showing 1 - 20 of 368 for 4 8 hemoglobin. (0.013 seconds)

... Go to the Google search engine and type in Hemoglobin S/D. It came up with a couple of different things to read....I believe I read something about also taking folic acid for it....hope this helps. (1 replies)
... The subject line says it all ... I have Hemoglobin S/D and it's impossible to find any info about it. I have moved to a new area and the hematologist here 'knows nothing' about Hemoglobin S/D. I don't know much, but I do know that I'm bottoming out right now. I have had to have iron infusions and transfusions in the past but do everything I can to avoid them. Any info you... (1 replies)
... I honestly don't know how many treatments it will take you to get back on top but it sounds like your off to a great start. I know they give infusions to people that are low for a faster treatment method I really don't see it taking to long for you as it's going right where it needs to rather then to the gut. Your D and B12 are super low and hopefully those treatments kick in... (5 replies)

... I just got back from the doctor and I knew my iron was log but I didn't think it was this low. I had gastric by pass 8 years ago and ever since then and iron pill does nothing to improve it. About 4 years ago I had iron transfusion I had 2 a week for about 8 weeks. ... (5 replies)
... There is nothing to worry about. This is a normal physiologic process that occurs in all newborns but in premature infants, the drop in Hgb occurs a little earlier and is greater. Preemies drop their Hgb to about 8 gm/dL around the 4-8 week mark. Full term infants drop to an average of 11.5 gm dL, by 6-10 weeks. This phenomenon is called nadir. The drop does not occur... (7 replies)
... Hi.... I am new to this board. On Friday after a month of iron treatments or oral iron I was diagnosed with a ferritin deficiency. I had never even heard of ferritin. Since Friday I spent an immense amount of time reading as much as I can locate on anemia caused by low ferritin. I am still very confused. I sit typing on here with a copy of my blood work beside me: ... (9 replies)
... Here are my lab results from this summer. Any advice as to what they mean or anything?? 4/29/07, WBC- 8.4 RBC- 4.35 HGB- 12.8 HCT- 37.8 MCV- 86.9 MCH- 29.5 MCHC- 34.0 (65 replies)
Red Blood Count
Apr 1, 2004
... The hemoglobin test, a measurement of hemoglobin levels in the blood, is another way of determining whether red cells are normal. ... (3 replies)
... Now that absorption is much better my iron is creeping up, UIBC and TIBC both going down. Ferritin was up 4 years ago, and has been creeping down. Perhaps lower Ferritin is associated with hashi as suggested. ... (21 replies)
... I was diagnosed with anemia in 2008 and received a series of iron transfusion of 8 within a few months. My hemoglobin was 9.4 and reached up to 11. My hemotologist has run every test that can be done to find why I go up and down with RBC,WBC, and Platlet count. ... (6 replies)
... It seems that you are mentioning both blood transfusion and iron infusion and the first thing to know is that your hemoglobin count should be playing a large factor in determining either of those courses of action. ... (2 replies)
... I don't know what my hemoglobin was, but my "normal" is between 12. ... (5 replies)
... I have not received this guidance. Quite the opposite actually and that is from my primary and my OB. I have normal hemoglobin and normal hematocrit after 8 months on iron and my Dr. says as long as my ferritin is low the anemia diagnosis sticks. ... (8 replies)
May 30, 2017
... My iron levels are fine. Can it still be iron defficiency and would taking supplements help to bring my hemoglobin up? ... (2 replies)
... Im 56 year old man. After transfusion I left hospital with rbc at 2.8 and hemoglobin at around 8.7. ... (0 replies)
... So, I've been low on iron off and on for as long as I can remember. I get turned down at the blood donor clinic 8 out of 10 attempts, but my blood work from the lab usually says my hemoglobin is within normal range. ... (0 replies)
... h a period of heavy menstrual bleeding, along with a UTI that landed me in the hospital. I received 2 pints of blood, and was sent home with my iron at 11 and my hemoglobin at 9. I can't absorb iron pills due to weight loss surgery, and they cause severe stomach pain, along with bloody stools. ... (3 replies)
... (36 replies)
... k surgery and my anemia was found during pre op blood work. Prior to being diagnosed I was very dizzy, felt like falling over for days, very short of breath. My hemoglobin was 5.5 and I was in the hospital for 3 days for a blood transfusion and surgery. After two units, it was 6. ... (36 replies)
High hemoglobin
Aug 24, 2008
... If you just had surgery, you hgb can read on the high side. Your ferritin is very low. While you are not anemic, you will become one if you not increase your ferritin levels. Ferritin should be around 70 that is according to my hematologist. My hgb is always high, but I do run a lot, but my ferritin is always going down and requires me to get infusions all the time. What is... (3 replies)

Associated Tags: anemia, ferritin, hemoglobin

Pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 ... 18

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 10:50 PM.

© 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!