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... to sure if it is on the same board. I have Hashimotos and have had a ferretin of about 4 for almost a year now. Iron supplements do not help. They have done a colonoscopy and endoscopy and stool test and all negative. ... (80 replies)
... I know it's a huge guess but sometimes can be the cause when no other reason can be found. Might be worth looking into. With a ferritin of 6 you can't really afford to sit around and wait for things to continue to drop. Having a low ferritin can cause so many issues and problems. ... (8 replies)
Low ferritin
Sep 12, 2008
... saturation. A ferritin is also run. Ferritin is a protein that binds to iron within the cells so when they measure ferritin they get a good idea how much iron you have stored. ... (1 replies)

... and it came back with blood in the stool on all three sections. He did a colonoscopy and endoscopy. ... (23 replies)
... but my Ferritin is a "3" and HGB is 11.6. She doesn't think my levels are low and told me to take iron when I'm on my period! She clearly doesn't know a thing about ferritin and the consequences of low ferritin. ... (3 replies)
... My family doctor didn't think anything looked too out of the ordinary, but recommended that I have a colonoscopy done due to family history. ... (11 replies)
... THat is a level of ferritin which would cause hair loss. THat is mostly what brought me to the doctor... I have an inch thick of hair in my brush every time I brush... ... (8 replies)
... My Ferritin was 19 about two months ago and I was experiencing fatique, leg pains, hair loss etc. ... (50 replies)
... Then it was off to the hematologist, who was obviously not concerned with a ferritin level of 13, which is the highest it's been in years. ... (5 replies)
... My doctor said that ferritin levels increase when there is a malignancy, and yours are decreasing. Did they do a thyroid panel? ... (1 replies)
... ness, palpitations, heart racing, cold, shaking, etc. Well, I finally went to a dr that actually listened to my symptoms and she did blood work and found that my ferritin is at a 2. ... (3 replies)
... The hematologist wants me to have a colonoscopy and the rheum wants me to have an upper gi to rule out celiac sprue. He said that can be a cause of inflammatory arthritis. ... (19 replies)
... I am pretty health conscious and follow a mostly plant based diet. I've been told a lot throughout all of this that my iron being low was due to not eating enough meat, I still do eat chicken sometimes but do not eat red meat or fish. ... (6 replies)
... I have been having issues with my Colon and need to get a colonoscopy but I have been feeling soooo bad that I keep rescheduling. But I really think you NEED the colonoscopy to get to the bottom of things. You have more than just IBS. I have read that crohns can cause malabsorption, as well as, don't freak, cancer. ... (6 replies)
... mon response. Whenever there is anemia in women, the most common reason is blood loss, through heavy monthly periods. Age is also a major factor here as far as colonoscopy goes. Different test required for different ages. ... (13 replies)
... I can relate so well to your story. I am so sorry you feel bad, but glad some medication helped. I had a Ferritin Level of a 1, same symptoms as you. I am a 41 year old female, 2 kids and exercise regularly, mainly running, but not excessive exerciser. ... (5 replies)
... I have a few things going on that the doctors, at least right now, have not said are the cause of the depleted ferritin levels. ... (0 replies)
Low Ferritin
Feb 23, 2007
... I don't know how long my ferritin has been low but I think, probably for about 2 years now. ... (49 replies)
... I have had on going problems with anemia and my health in general and am now feeling so low about everything. During my routine bloods when I was 12 weeks pregnant I was found to have Hb of only 5 so swiftly put on Iron tablets and monitored. ... (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)


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