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... My ferritin level was less than 1 last week. ... (7 replies)
... It seems that you are mentioning both blood transfusion and iron infusion and the first thing to know is that your hemoglobin count should be playing a large factor in determining either of those courses of action. ... (2 replies)
... I'm going to have to check into that. I'm waiting to hear my "numbers" in September. Hopefully they've gone up. I know my ferritin has been as low as 3, but my iron is usually between a 9, 10 or 11. I just can't wait for this to be over! ... (74 replies)

... I had horribly low iron and ferritin levels after getting pregnant 8 years ago. When I was pregnant I had an iron level of 7 and they thought they were going to have to do a blood transfusion. ... (74 replies)
... you could find that your numbers start to drop rather quick with your ferritin so low. ... (6 replies)
Low ferritin
Jun 8, 2013
... That is why I believe Dr's should use a ferritin test more often then not because it's a very early indicator of a problem before waiting for the last stages which are hemoglobin and hematocrit dropping. ... (22 replies)
... no one seemed too concerned but they did mention the possibility of needing a blood transfusion after the birth. ... (2 replies)
... I don't know about the blood transfusion part. First, I don't understand your WBC'c, what did she say about that? ... (8 replies)
Low Ferritin
May 8, 2007
... I think it is interesting how low ferritin and anemia effect people in such different ways. In the fall of 2005 I had a transfusion of 4 units of blood because my hemoglobin was 4. ... (49 replies)
... Thanks for the response and for the correction about infusion rather than transfusion! Rookie mistake!! LOL! The info you gave me was REALLY helpful. I have a couple of questions, tho, other than the headaches and back/joint pain, did you notice that overall you felt better right away? Honestly, I don't feel ALL that bad. Tired, yes--but I think I've been this way for so... (74 replies)
Iron Transfusion
Feb 19, 2007
... Hi Winstonmom, you do not need to postpone your IV treatment because of your cycle. I am suprised that they don't want to do a blood transfusion too. Your level of hgb of 7 is really low. ... (7 replies)
Ferritin levels
Dec 29, 2004
... as in the "5's." Hematocrit was 19. Turns out I had developed abdominal "bleeding angiodysplasias," which is "leaky, tangled blood vessels." I've had 3 blood transfusion since then, but my counts always start to drop again albeit gradually. ... (6 replies)
... young adult, but not once did anyone ever test ferritin levels. It's so surprising the things you don't know about your own body and health! ... (4 replies)
... Maybe I should try the molasses--I've never heard of yellow dock. I'll have to check that out. It sure seems like your levels came up quickly!! Well, lots more quickly than mine. I'm taking three "super" iron pills/day. Bifera is the name of the iron pill--it's supposed to be as powerful as a transfusion when you take one/day and I'm taking 3 of these pills a day and my... (74 replies)
... my guts. Then I wasn't able to take iron for a while and I dropped again because I was still having periods with no ferritin. It takes up to a year to fill the ferritin through the oral route. I think that your doctor should do more for you. Keep us posted. ... (22 replies)
... I am going for yet another iron infusion this week. My hgb has been normal for the last two previous infusions, but my ferritin keeps dropping. I was told to stay healthy, I need to have my ferritin level to be 50, and that is coming from my hematologist. ... (21 replies)
... The ferritin level is not really an issue if you are not bleeding out. If you are bleeding out, you need to be sure why. ... (2 replies)
... Anyway the next Tuesday I see the Dr and he is mad that now I'm 10.4 Ferritin 5 its too late for iron infusion so I need blood transfusion. He said go in and get two units. ... (0 replies)
... to come in early on Wednesday for a transfusion and then surgery. It was a very emotional week. ... (5 replies)
... ake medication for it, but it's different than that. It's PHYSICAL not MENTAL. I just don't feel good. So my Nephrologist decided to do some blood work including Ferritin levels, which I haven't even ever HEARD of until last Friday! ... (4 replies)


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