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... blood tests show what is going on in your blood at one point in time and any low numbers shouldn't be taken lightly as they could be dipping lower when blood isn't being drawn. ... (7 replies)
... Hi everyone, I am new to this site but have lingered here long enough to want to post my own issues. I believe that my low ferritin is causing me to have an array of symptoms. ... (3 replies)
... I am betting since your iron is really low that your ferritin is extremely low. ... (2 replies)

... You need to take care with diets and being anemic. I know you went from 4 to a 6, but that is extremely low. It's no wonder you feel depressed and out of condition. ... (23 replies)
... i'm in the same boat as you. Suffered with extremely low iron and took 2 years to raise it and that was when i found out that i had Hashi's. ... (80 replies)
... Hey there, I believe that the saturation is a percentage of the total amount of iron in your body. When I went for my IV last Monday, I tried to talk my way out of it because I was scared. ... (4 replies)
... tired, dizzy, ears ringing, lightheaded, irregular heartbeat, shortness of breath, aching in joints, etc. ... (24 replies)
... When your iron levels drop to such a low figure it can be quite common for it to take ages for it to climb. ... (8 replies)
... amin A which if taken in large doses over 10,000 may cause toxicity due to a large dose not because it is palmitate, as Vitamin A is fat soluble and can build up in your body if large doses are taken. ... (21 replies)
... There are several different blood tests used in the US to look for iron deficiency. ... (5 replies)
... Ferritin is an iron storage protein that the body synthesizes because free iron is actually toxic to our bodies. To prevent iron toxicity the body regulates the level of ferritin synthesis to accommodate different levels of iron. ... (2 replies)
... Hair and nails aren't essential body organs so these are the first places in the body that suffer from iron deficiency if there is not enough iron in the body. ... (4 replies)
... ctor to figure out why I was not able to get pregnant, why I was so moody, etc. Years and years of testing and being passed along from doctor to doctor resulted in feeling as though I was a hypochondriac! ... (6 replies)
What to do now?
Mar 3, 2010
... ut would then tell me that I was fine. I have since seen the medical records and every time I had a CBC my hemoglobin was flagged as being low. It usually wasn't extremely low, but it was always flagged with an L right next to it. Is this the test they were doing to test for anemia? ... (2 replies)
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Need your advice!!
Sep 29, 2007
... The way to tell that you are anemic is when the HGB and HCT are below range on lab results. Those two numbers are the indicators used by the doctors and Ferritin is the storage of iron in your body. Be sure to get copies of your labs and start a file. ... (11 replies)
Does this seem OK?
Apr 22, 2009
... According to your lab range, if 12.0 is the bottom and you are "within range" you would not be considered anemic, as long as your Hct and RBC's are also in range. Those numbers define anemia. ... (2 replies)
... I got my ferritin results backand and was hoping for a large improvement but it was only 13. I do feel like I have some terminal illnes . ... (13 replies)
... ve read a million, but Im desperate for some knowledge and wisdom, seeing as how the ridiculous amount of doctors I've been to have been ZERO help. I had my son in 2011 and was told I was borderline anemic. He never mentioned taking a supplement and I felt fine so i completely forgot about it. ... (1 replies)
... Tell your doc that ferritin needs to be checked. serum or total iron is a poor indicator of iron stores in your body and can fluctuate easily especially if you are supplement around the test. ... (13 replies)


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