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... Just wondering if low ferritin can cause lifeless dry hair and hair loss? ... (0 replies)
... Thanks for so much info. It does get ones wheels turning to look into all possibilities I did have all the thyroid tests done and was in range with them I'm feeling pretty confidanrt as I was pretty much smack in the MID range. I thought about the Vitamin thing. I'm suprised they don't run this when they do everything else. I actually had asked my Dr. how everything could... (14 replies)
... What does your doctor think? ... (8 replies)

... Hair........... well we all want our hair back and it seems to be the most stressful thing to lose. I'd trade less energy for some real hair growth. ... (80 replies)
... a series of antibiotics and steroids, just in case. Didn't help, so he told me to go get my thyroid checked. The numbers were withing normal range, but on the low side. ... (2 replies)
... Welcome to the boards!!! The ferritin is an iron storage protein, this is iron storage in the bone marrow and organs. When this number goes too low then the Hgb begins to drop with the end stage resulting in iron deficiency anemia. ... (7 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)
... Ferritin is a protein molecule that iron is stored in for future use. If the ferritin is low, it indicates that there is no iron available beyond what is being taken in and used from daily diet. ... (21 replies)
... Your hair problem is probably due to your low ferritin. Once that is corrected you should see regrowth. ... (17 replies)
... hair loss, dizziness on standing, but now I realize, maybe I have low ferritin. ... (5 replies)
... up, down and around for a long time. My doctor and Endo kept telling me my T3 and T4 and TSH levels were normal, BUT, when i went to see the Trichologist for my hair loss, he pointed out that my levels were NOT normal. Both my T3 and T4 were lower than they ought to be and he gave me the correct point at where i should be. ... (20 replies)
... check your thyroid antibodies. Nobody bothered checking my antibodies and they were sky high. I was fortunate to find the Trichologist who helped my anemia and hair loss issues and he was better versed in thyroid issues and tests than my previous gp or the Endo!!! ... (20 replies)
... My doctor does not want to refer me to a hematologist. ... (10 replies)
... My main symptom, the one that started me on this journey, was hair loss, which I am so, so glad that you don't have, judging from what you describe in your post. ... (2 replies)
Me too--I'm back
Oct 20, 2008
... You both need to have more iron intake and watch your labs. I have cut back from 300mgs of elemental iron to 150 daily and I hope I am passed 41 ferritin by now. I would love to go back to the higher dose and build my stores faster, but I think that I would begin to overload. ... (8 replies)
... Wow - I think I've found my twin. My lab results are very similar to yours and I have the same symptoms as you, so I'm looking forward to seeing a reply regarding the possible causes of low RBC, low WBC, low hemoglobin, low hematacrit - yet iron, B12, ferritin, folate, transferrin levels all are normal (never heard of most of this stuff). I was also checked for Celiac and... (3 replies)
Unusual results
Feb 18, 2003
... I saw the Physician's Assistant the day I got my results and she didn't know why this would happen. Does anyone here know why this would happen and does it mean anything? ... (3 replies)
... Fatigue, muscle aches, heart palpitation, hair loss, hypertension, etc... ... (3 replies)
Taking a while
Nov 13, 2009
... The thing is, it is like this. Some people run down to almost no ferritin and they have IV and feel like new soon after infusion. Others take months to feel better. ... (1 replies)
... WEAKNESS, NO ENERGY, FATIGUE, LOW BLOOD SUGAR, PALE SKIN, COLD, WEIGHT LOSS, THIN HAIR, NAUSEA, ? ... (1 replies)




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