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... I have had out of range hemoglobin and very low ferritin as well. I had a fibroids surgery 2 years ago. ... (3 replies)
... I know it's a huge guess but sometimes can be the cause when no other reason can be found. Might be worth looking into. With a ferritin of 6 you can't really afford to sit around and wait for things to continue to drop. Having a low ferritin can cause so many issues and problems. ... (8 replies)
... I think I will phone the surgeon's office and mention my low ferritin level. The nurse can add this information to my records. You are right, we should not assume anything. ... (5 replies)

... With every surgical procedure, they did CBC with Dif. Unless you are anemic they will do the surgery, but let them know ahead of time about your low Ferritin level. Even with low ferritin, I had my surgeries. But I did have to go right to my hematologist for Iron Infusions. Good luck with your surgery. ... (5 replies)
... Yes, only upper GI so far. I also had an ablation surgery to remove that 'woman' factor of loosing blood. Since that surgery my HGB has gone up slightly, but the ferritin is so low. Never had a colonoscopy...not yet. ... (4 replies)
... So sorry to hear about your not feeling well. I, too, have very low ferritin levels like you. ... (11 replies)
... When I problems started about 4 years ago, it was due to anemia. I had heavy periods, bleeding ulcers and having 5 kids over the years ran my system down. No doctor ever tested me for anything until I was at death's door. ... (34 replies)
... I got a blood test at my local surgery and then had to go a couple of days later for another unrelated test. ... (2 replies)
... The hematologist wants me to have a colonoscopy and the rheum wants me to have an upper gi to rule out celiac sprue. He said that can be a cause of inflammatory arthritis. ... (19 replies)
... This has been a crazy few weeks, as I had a drawn out case of appendicitis and had surgery a few weeks ago... Finally now getting back to checking out the anemia numbers. ... (10 replies)
... Yes, blood is also lost through internal bleeding. Usually this is a slow process and can be due to: A bleeding ulcer, colon polyp, or colon cancer Regular use of aspirin or other pain medicines, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (for example, ibuprofen and naproxen) Urinary tract bleeding Reasons for more rapid loss of blood that can cause iron-deficiency... (13 replies)
... deficiency is overlooked and going on for many years a patient can have irreversible nerve damage. ... (2 replies)
My ferritin
Sep 9, 2008
... I went to the dermotologist last week because my hair seems to be falling out faster than normal. She checked my ferritin and it was 13, so she has me taking iron and vitamin C twice a day. ... (7 replies)
... severe and not life threatening. This is according to what they say at each stage. On the other hand my sister had this surgery and when she became anemic with a 9 ferritin her bariatric SP? ... (7 replies)
... Hi, I have no idea what my levels are at this moment because we just changes insurance and I haven't seen it new doc yet. As soon as my hemoglobin was norma my hemo doc said iI was fine even though my ferritin was a 7. ... (4 replies)
... I think the malabsorption associated with celiac has probably affected iron absorption for a long time and has now improved considerably. ... (21 replies)
... Your hair problem is probably due to your low ferritin. Once that is corrected you should see regrowth. ... (17 replies)
... due to the chest pain. Family Dr asked to get an EEG and blood test. ... (0 replies)
... I disagree with your doctor. People's iron levels have dropped quickly after surgery and were anemic in just a few months. That's why it's so important to supplement and check labs regularly. Also 30 is NOT normal for vitamin D for us. ... (4 replies)
Ferritin is 7 yuck
Dec 24, 2008
... I had some blood work done came back with low MCV so they checked for B12 and ferritn . B12 was over 1000 but ferritin was only 7 and my iron binding capacity was 8. I am not anemic, My crit and hemoglobin were both ok. ... (0 replies)


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