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... adolescence was spent always feeling tired, getting headaches, and feeling detatched and out of it. I always seemed to suffer with vertigo, though I just learned of what that meant about a week ago. ... (6 replies)
... I know it sounds crazy but I had the same symptoms for 2 yrs and thought I was dieing. They tested for MS but I had 4 small cysts on MRI not specific for MS and no marker on spinal tap. ... (6 replies)
... it is very important for you to supplement your body and get injections of B12 often. ... (5 replies)

... Hi I had a gastric by pass in 1998. I am also severely anemic with my Ferritin level less than 4 and hemaglobin has been down as low as 7. My white blood counts have started to fall now and I too am tired. My weight loss has been extremely good. ... (28 replies)
... stop! I've never yelled at a doctor before, but I couldn't resist today. I'm so very sad and discouraged. ... (6 replies)
... about 4 years ago I developed pernicious anemia and have been on B12 injections since that time. This past summer I started having fatigue, swelling in my lower legs, hunger and weight gain. ... (28 replies)
Pernicious Anemia
Mar 21, 2008
... I started having problems in April '07. I had a very sore throat. The pain was far down in my throat and it hurt to even swallow a banana. Everytime I ate something it was extremely painful to swallow. ... (2 replies)
... I had stomach surgery 24 years ago and it was similar to a gastric bypass. ... (28 replies)
... There are several different types. I have Pernicious Anemia which is an autoimmune disease that is causes the lack of the specific intrinsic factor in the stomach. ... (7 replies)
... deficiency. There is the regular one and also one called a methamalonic acid test. Many Dr's don't like to do the MA test because it is real expensive. ... (17 replies)
... B12 deficiency is rather different from Iron deficiency and is treated differently. ... (28 replies)
Pernicious Anemia
Mar 21, 2008
... I really feel for you! Many people with gastric bypass end up on this board. Most receive iron IV infusions, and there are several types. I know you said that you were not taking supplements as you should. ... (2 replies)
Feb 8, 2008
... gastritis, malapsorption reasons such as not enough IF in the stomach and things like that. ... (3 replies)
... Wow! Barbwest, you were pretty wiped out. I remember reading some other posts by gastric bypass people who had similar concerns. ... (16 replies)
... ent with symptoms which can occur for some under the 500 mark. You are just way too low. The doctors actually like it to be much higher at the top of the range and over for others, not the bottom of the range depending on the problem. ... (8 replies)
Low B12?
Sep 16, 2008
... Deficiency can be due to several reason and in your case would need to be tested for as well to find a reason for the deficiency in the first place. ... (8 replies)
... sections and in June I had the hydrothermal Ablation with no troubles at all. ... (7 replies)
... Pernicious anemia can feel very, very scary, especially before you have a diagnosis. ... (5 replies)
... Iron counts get down very, very low. Do the retic ratio test and CBC with differentials ... ... (28 replies)
... Hi Ladybud, thanks for the reply. I forgot to mention, I was tested for Celiac and am negative. I have a good idea why I'm having these malabsorption problems already. I had a gastric bypass in 2008. ... (4 replies)

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