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... deficiency or deficiency situation. In a deficiencey situation there exists a depletion of iron stores without anemia, which then progresses to anemia. ... (2 replies)
... something that the iron binds to. When they look at this inthe lab, these things should be fully saturated with iron. When it is not, you have low saturation. ... (2 replies)
... scared whether it's clear iron deficiency or disease triggered anemia. ... (5 replies)

... Both doctors are saying what is correct. The ferritin level is ok. It is stored iron. That means you have an adequate supply and you really don't want to mess with that. ... (1 replies)
... On the net read about anemia. If you have anemia it is serious and you should do something about. I didn't have anemia , but low ferritin. When your iron stores go you are on your way to anemia. So I had to rebuild iron stores , this took some time. ... (4 replies)
... He said RBC doesn't mean anything! ... (1 replies)
... occasionally. I then noticed the decline in my cognitive abilities...I simply felt easily confused, said things that did not make sense, slow thinking, foggy, I mean it goes on and on. I would study for hours for an exam and the outcome would seem like I never studied. ... (10 replies)
... If you look up microcytic anemia, the primary feature, which would cause a dr to look further, is the MCV. Most labs contain a low range that are high 70's low 80's, so 67 is likely below range. It would help if you could give the ranges along with the values. ... (11 replies)
... I was having stomach issues with Iron even though I was taking the Easy Iron kind. Then I read about Slow Iron on these boards. I bought some from our local Walmart. It has 45 mg of Iron and doesn't upset my stomach at all. No nausea too. ... (5 replies)
... i was wondering when taking an iron supplement do these diarrhea BM's continue or does your body get used to the iron supplements and you have regular normal consistency BMs? ... (5 replies)
... I was dx with Iron Def anemia back in July. I was dx by a hematologist. I was feeling fine. I had no symptoms of iron def. ... (2 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. IF the diet is good, then there is usually no problem. ... (21 replies)
Ferritin questions
Nov 11, 2009
... Hey, need some help here. I'm not anemic but I do have problems with my ferritin levels. Let me explain. I have a thyroid problem but cannot tolerate thyroid meds. ... (2 replies)
... Thank you very much, Florida Flower Girl:angel: (3 replies)
... Thanks so much for the reply. I have been taking iron Ferrous Fumarate 325 twice a day. Which iron do you take? ... (15 replies)
... I don't know a whole bunch about iron injections as I just took the pills and they seemed to work for me. My Dr. is relating my low iron to heavy bleeding as well. I have read a lot on these forums and have read some people struggle with injections while others don't. ... (1 replies)
... d,numbness, fatigue,palpitations rapid heart rate loss of memory stomach issues concentration problems couldnt talk properly the list goes on and on..........My iron was on the low side as my ferritin but not severe vitamin D very low as was my folate........ ... (24 replies)
... They all tell about iron. The ferritin is the more telling of the total iron stored in the bone marrow. ... (1 replies)
... or low ferritin you may be, or how well you absorb because there may be a greater demand. ... (3 replies)
Chronic Low Iron?
Aug 12, 2008
... Oh, if they could only so easily tell if a person absorbs iron or not. They cannot tell this. So, the doctor has looked at your labs and has determined that you don't have much iron stored anywhere. ... (24 replies)




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