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... IBC stands for Iron Binding Capacity. That is the ability of the iron to be attached to the cell and be transported to where it should go. Generally, the Iron binding capacity is increased in proportion to the anemia. The higher the binding rate the lower the iron levels are. ... (17 replies)
... Thanks for your reply. He faxed the bloodwork, and some of it is illegible. I can read the numbers that are flagged, however, I don't know what they stand for! He probably did check the MCV, etc...wouldn't you think? ... (17 replies)
... I hope you are going to have an iron rich yummy birthday meal tomorrow! ... (3 replies)

... Hi, to try and cut a long story short. My ferritin levels were found to be low years ago. ... (15 replies)
... Sorry to hear about your trouble with the docs. I have had my share of that too. ... (57 replies)
... Okay, now I know where I know your name from...you are on the anxiety board as well. I posted the same thing you just did, and you said you could have written my post. ... (11 replies)
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... Ok so first thing is first, welcome! My Dr. ... (11 replies)
... Hi Sandy, I get the same thing, too, plus a lot more symptoms. My ferritin was 10 for the longest, no Dr. seemed impressed by that. Until my neuro said that was not normal and sent me to a hema. ... (4 replies)
... I had the same thing happen to me! My ferritin was a 20 and I was fearing the same thing as you. I thought I was going crazy. It must be connected to the low ferritin. It makes me feel better to know this has happened to someone else. ... (4 replies)
... Doc can't figure out why my mch and mcv keep rising above normal. I have been tested for b12 and folate, both came back normal in the upper end. I do have problems with keeping my ferritin in the range my hematologist like to see it. I am going in for more iv iron. ... (0 replies)
... I would really recommend this, especially if your diet is adequate. ... (3 replies)
B12 Question
Nov 23, 2008
... There is a few specific tests for B12 dont assume your doctor has taken theses already though..... ... (2 replies)
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... I was just looking up symptoms of low B12 and came across the fact that you need to avoid antacids, phosphates, typically found in soda drinks, beer, ice cream, candy bars, etc. ... (2 replies)
... Flflowergirl, Need some more advice and encouragement. I got the rx today for Niferex, same thing as you I think. I also got another B12 shot today and feel pretty good, a little tired but still good. I have been pondering something and worrying about taking this iron. ... (48 replies)
... There have been some investigations, although the GP doesn't always tell me what's being tested, only that the tests are normal! I know that I've been tested for rheumatoid arthritis, celiac disease and OVP. ... (3 replies)
... Hi,my name is Sarah ,I'm 49 and new to the board. Nine years ago I had a RNY with a twist. I was over weight and had alot of bleeding polups and sores. I was faceing haveing "parts" of my stomach removed at the time. Well, I found a doctor who did RNY weight loss . ... (3 replies)
... god knows the Vit C is a big mutha!!! ... (10 replies)
... You have responded to my questions and have been so helpful to me...I appreciate it so much!!! ... (4 replies)


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