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... I get monthly B12 shots and do not take any iron. All of my doctors say that I don't need the iron. ... (5 replies)
... It's your body and if you want tested you have to TELL them that's what you NEED. I would tell your Doc that it is important to you that you know your numbers and where you stand. You must insist that they do this for you. ... (5 replies)
... I am glad that I could be your fourth opinion, LOL. Yes, your doctor told you right that 12 is the norm. It is severe enough to see a Hematologist if you want. But, the reason to see a specialist is if you have a problem that oral iron supplementation won't fix. ... (7 replies)

... but I had many tests per month in the past year. So I have learned a few things. When I go to the lab I ASK how many tubes are needed for the tests ordered. ... (5 replies)
... I'm new here and have been reading so many older posts, trying to see if there is anyone out there with a similar situation as mine. Sorry if this is long... ... (0 replies)
... Do not be worried......your hair will grow back! ... (1 replies)
... I am going though exactly the same thing as you are right now. You are not crazy!!! I was called into the doctor's office after routine bloodwork revealed that I was anemic. ... (24 replies)
... I have been noticing hair thinning for about 2 years and went to see doc 1.5 years ago and she did a blood test and said my vitamin D was low so to take it. I have been doing that. Hair was still thinning. ... (6 replies)
... I had my yearly physical and all blood work was normal, as usual. WBC 4.7, RBC 4.48, Hgb 13.4, Hct 40.3. However, the doc thought my Ferritin was low at 31 so she put me on iron supplements. ... (1 replies)
... The reason I ask is that if you get your ferritin up , the blood loss , from whatever cause, could just knock it down again. ... (9 replies)
Low Ferritin at -3
Mar 29, 2009
... cause my iron levels were too low. Ironically I donated in February and May and both times my iron was low on the first finger prick but acceptable on the second test on the other finger. Netiher of the nurses there made a big deal out of it and now that I think of it I'm a little angry they didn't. ... (8 replies)
... and ferritin, which came back a 6. ... (4 replies)
Ferritin
Feb 5, 2009
... Yes, I had all those symptoms and more. In fact, they thought at one point that I had MS and I also had to see a Neuro doc and have many tests. Anemia is a real beast of a symptom!!! ... (5 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)
... Hereditary Hemochromatosis. I will share with you what our GI doc said when testing for my husband and also other family members. ... (7 replies)
Useful information
Jan 11, 2008
... This is what happened to me. I never eat ice normally. I then started eating ice all the time, couldn't get enough. Went on the internet read about PICA being a symptom of anemia. Continued eating ice and a lot. Took it to the bath and even on the way to wherever in the car. ... (6 replies)
... I'll condense a long year worth of problems very short and if you have questions I'll be more then willing to provide details. ... (1 replies)
... is considered normal and around 10 Ferritin is also considered normal by doctors. ... (11 replies)
... Takes a bit of catching up when you haven't been on the net for only 2 days!!!! ... (80 replies)
... joint pain, did you notice that overall you felt better right away? ... (74 replies)


Associated Tags: ferritin, hypothyroid, iron deficiency, iron deficiency anemia

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