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Red Blood Count
Apr 1, 2004
... I can't stress enough how important it is to talk to your doctor about test results. ... (3 replies)
... versus a human actually counting the red blood cells. Anyway, a low RBC is one indicator of anemia. They don't usually declare you anemic, though, unless your RBCs are low along with your hematocrit and hemoglobin. Do you have those numbers? ... (1 replies)
Low ferritin
Jun 8, 2013
... That is absolutely not true. I have had a normal hemoglobin for months and am still taking iron...it is possible to have normal hemoglobin and hematocrit in your blood and still have organs, tissues, and cells suffering because they aren't getting the iron they need. ... (22 replies)

Iron tested 5
Feb 9, 2012
... Melissa, I am so glad I found your post! We have so much in common! Here's my story. I am a mother of four. Back in 2007 my period began to be very very heavy. I went to the ER for something non related and I was told that I had a uterine fibroid. ... (8 replies)
... Both doctors are saying what is correct. The ferritin level is ok. It is stored iron. That means you have an adequate supply and you really don't want to mess with that. When the stores get high that is another disease you do not want. ... (1 replies)
... Here is the problem...you can have a normal hematocrit and still be anemic. Yes you can, I won't argue this with anyone. It's possible. It is possible to be severely anemic and have a normal hematocrit and hemoglobin. ... (3 replies)
... Sounds likes you have a wonderful Dr. A normal hemoglobin does not mean you are not anemic, I can't stress this enough. You can be anemic and have a normal hemoglobin. Ferritin detects anemia at early stages. ... (2 replies)
... I agree that you probably should have further tests done to ensure that you are dealing with iron deficiency. Most likely, that is what it is since that's what most women have. ... (4 replies)




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