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... Your Ferritin is below range at 6. My Hematologist told me that when it is below range it means there is no iron left in storage. Ferritin is stored in the bone marrow and organs. My GI doc said, when the ferritin runs out that you begin to pull iron from the organs. ... (9 replies)
... Your CBC states that you are anemic. Your doctor first should find out what is causing your blood loss. When I was first diagnosed with anemia, my hgb was 8 and my platelet was like 450. I was so tired and used to almost pass out if I did too much. I could hardly walk and was having chest pain. ... (4 replies)
Mma and ferritin
Nov 11, 2008
... to be optimal, which is the goal here. Although your labs show you as normal, it is not really too normal to be that low. ... (5 replies)

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... I was reading the ferritin posts and I have a quick question. I get confused about whether or not low ferritn causes symptoms other than hair loss. ... (21 replies)
... Hopefully the further labs will give you the answers you need as to what type of anemia. My doc told me that they don't want to transfuse until your Hgb is a 7. My Hgb was 8.5 with a 2 Ferritin. I have been taking iron supplements for the last year. ... (14 replies)
... asked for him to check it out. I got the results of my blood tests back, and the doctor has assured me that everything is normal, including the iron. But, the ferritin is pretty low. ... (2 replies)
Ferritin levels
May 2, 2010
... So, your Hgb is 11.6 and I am guessing your ferritin is a 1? ... (1 replies)
... se of iron AND I was still bleeding for almost 7 of those months. It all adds up and so does frequent blood testing which I had. It causes you to pull from the ferritin stores. It's like having a period and pulls ferritin until it is depleted and then pulls from organs tissue according to my GI doc. I have also gone from a 12. ... (8 replies)
... esulting in lowered ferritin. This leads to anemia. Anemia can even happen only at the time when you have a period and resolve on it's own. If you tend to run low on iron you are at greater risk for a low ferritin. ... (24 replies)
... I still am thinking of trying my GP for a ferritin test, then MAYBE I'll get a prescription for iron. I really am curious to see what my ferritin count would be. ... (5 replies)
Low Ferritin
Mar 18, 2007
... I got my latest labs back and was hoping some of you could explain some of the items to me, as the only things I was really looking at in the past were the Iron and the HGB, and I am a bit confused by a few that are high / normal. WBC - 9.3 (4.0 - 10.0) RBC - 4.44 (4.0 - 5.2) HGB - 8.6 (12 - 16) HCT - 30.8 (37-45%) MCV - 69.3 (79-99) MCH - 22.3 (27-33) MCHC - 32.1... (49 replies)
... Thanks for the info. I am curious as to how I can have what seems to be a low RBC count with normal Hgb and Hct... Does that mean there is more Hgb per cell? ... (3 replies)
... H is normal. She thinks that I am not able to absorb the iron properly. She is concerned because last August my ferritin level was 8.2, they rechecked it on January 31 and it had only dropped to 7.9 then when it was checked last week it had dropped by over half to 3.2. ... (4 replies)
... My friend called me and said how tired she was and I asked if her hair was falling out she said yes but it always does. I said BUT that isn't normal. I said for her to ask for a Ferritin test not just a CBC. She did and found out that she had a 4 Ferritin. ... (5 replies)
... I would get your ferritin checked.You might have low iron,but your not anemic.When I has iron deficeny anemia my mcv was low and my rdw was high and my ferritin was 5. ... (2 replies)
... typical response of most GPs. Really, it is. They don't get alarmed until your hemoglobin is VERY low. Most of them really don't even know a whole lot about ferritin or where it should be. ... (17 replies)
... Hi all! I am visiting from the hair problems board... my hair started to fall out in fits and bursts 2 years ago. at that time my ferritin level was 60. 5 months later it was 40... at that time the hair loss was horrible! ... (8 replies)
... I was on 2 iron daily for a year and my Hgb finally reached optimal levels. This is when they cut the iron to 1 and I still needed 2, I know that now but it has been since January that I have been taking 1. ... (11 replies)
... do you know WHY you're so low in iron and at times anemic? ... (5 replies)




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