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... :) Hello everyone, I have been followed by my PCP in WA and a different PCP while I was in eating disorder treatment, and NOW have a different PCP in AZ following my care, so I feel a little lost on what should be done with my anemia. I feel very cold at times, my toe nails look like they are a bluish/pale, and I have had a fast heart rate at times and have felt short... (5 replies)
Does anyone know?
Sep 23, 2006
... Hi according to my hematologist, Ferritin level should be at around 50 to be healthy. The lowest my level has been was 2 and at that time, my hgb was around 8. If I was not having chest pains, I prob would not have gone to the dr. ... (2 replies)
Ferritin levels
Jan 12, 2012
... Hi! I'm relatively new as well. My ferritin levels were at one time as low as yours were. I've actually had two incidences of low ferritin in the last five years. ... (26 replies)

... she said it wasn't necessary because she knew my stored iron was low. With this second test, she did test my ferritin level and my ferritin was 21 and in the low end of the normal range. ... (1 replies)
So confused~
Mar 19, 2010
... I went to see a new doctor the other day and he absolutely REFUSED to check my ferritin level. ... (19 replies)
... wks. She started a new hematologist who put her on Aranesk 50 microg. every 3 weeks. She only saw him every 2 months, the other times were with an RN. After 8 weeks she still needed 2 units of blood. I was concerned that when her hgb and hct were so low they still weren't seeing her any sooner. ... (0 replies)
... I'm currently taking Feosol (Carbonyl Iron) @ 45mg per day, as per my doctor's intructions. Given that my ferritin level is 5 and my iron is low (both have been low for some time), should I be on a higher dose of iron? It seems low to me, and my numbers haven't improved in some time. My symptoms are horrible right now. Brain fog, painfully fatigued, brittle/shedding hair,... (6 replies)
... Hi. Thanks for all the information. My last ferritin was 11 according to the last hematologist I saw. He never did show me any lab results on paper. This was before April 9, when I had the 2 hr. ... (12 replies)
What to do now?
Mar 3, 2010
... depressants on me. He actually listened and performed a Ferritin and Vitamin D test. My ferritin was 8 and my vitamin D was 22. ... (2 replies)
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Anemia
Nov 18, 2008
... What is your Ferritin level. You should also get copies of your labs for referencing. ... (8 replies)
... Hi there osteoblast and thank you for responding! Yeah, some people on the Thyroid board here told me to get m Ferritin level tested, so I did and then it came back that low. I went and got all of my lab reports. ... (57 replies)
Level 6 Ferritin
Mar 10, 2015
... I was getting worse with my joints also hurting. 3 months after the last lab test I took another test. The Ferritin came in even lower at 6. The nurse called me and told me my labs were normal. Is a level 6 after taking supplements for 3 months after having an 8 normal? ... (1 replies)
... That is what my doctor said as well, a low ferritin can cause fatigue and other symptoms. She wants me to continue the iron until ferritin goes up further. I have some acid reflux but that started recently. It must have taken a long time for my ferritin to fall to a level of 8 though. ... (3 replies)
... My wife has been laid out for the last 6 months. It took 4 months before one of the doctors decided to check her ferritin level. Her other blood work would dip in and out iron anemia but just enough for one of the doctors to prescribe iron pills. ... (12 replies)
... ice for several years and no one really seemed concerned except my dentist. It was my hemotologist that connected the two together. You really need to have your ferritin level checked. This is not just a regular blood test but it is a test to measure your iron stored. ... (5 replies)
... It sounds as if the 8 and 16 are referring to the Ferritin. This number reflects the storage of iron and is usually the "gold standard" test for iron deficiency. ... (3 replies)
... I don't want my Ferritin levels to drop more because I am having testing. ... (5 replies)
... Ferritin level 7.7 normals 11. ... (2 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)


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