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... pain through my shoulder and neck and horribly restless legs at night. The Doctor finally recommended the blood work. I believe they tested for ferritin levels, iron binding capacity and haemoglobin. The Doc calmly told me that my iron level was a "bit" low...4. Cough. ... (24 replies)
... I know what you mean by being fed up with it, When I first initially went to the Dr. I was having all these symtoms that I did not know what they were, so the Dr. ordered blood work, everything came back good except my iron level and my blood level was down. ... (22 replies)
... Yes your low iron would cause those symptoms. When mine was very low at 36 it was hard for me to even stand up very long, but I am 59 year female. ... (3 replies)

... Can anyone tell me how you find out if you have an iron deficiency. I had a CBC done in the past to see if I had an ear infection that was causing my lightheadedness. The results were negitive. ... (5 replies)
... They are a bit off, but there is no need to do another marrow biopsy if the doctor knows how to treat your condition. (1 replies)
... Hi every1, about 5 years ago i had bone marrow failure and went into neutopenia stage, i had to have bone marrow biopsy and it hurt like the devil. well they gave me 3 pints of blood and i have to take b-12 shots for the ret of my life due to pernicious anemia, well was doing ok until 2 months ago and was running fevers for 3 or 4 days with no other symtoms, well a month... (1 replies)
... Thankyouvery much for your input, i'm just confused on what to do at this point, i just don't understand why i have so many symtoms of some type of anemia, or low level an can't get any help or relief, maybe i should just find a new doctor, i don't mean to be venting, just frustrated an so tired of suffering, thanks again Flowergirl:) (16 replies)
... level checked and it did drop over 100 pts, so the doctor started me on a weekly injection and i added folic acid supps daily, i hope this helps with some of my symtoms cause i'm truley at the end of my ropes and dont know what else to have them look for. ... (16 replies)
... I am not sure of the protocol for low ferritin in children, but I was curious, and thought it might be helpful to others who are looking at your question, to know some other facts. ... (5 replies)
... was just hoping for some answers as the whole iron thing is confusing me! ... (3 replies)
... Can anyone share their stories with be about Low Iron symptoms.... ... (10 replies)
... I had a call from the Drs office saying my iron came back low and I have to take 300mg of iron. I have had to take iron before when I was pregnant with my daughter and boy do I dread doing this again, with the nausea and constipation that goes along with them. ... (7 replies)
... is more responsible for my anemia than iron, but doc is having me take iron because it was a little low. When I was treated for iron before, by my GP, I don't believe I had a serum ferritin test. ... (22 replies)
... there is a push pull in terms of MCV size which runs in both directions. For instance, I have very low ferritin and an MCV which is always bottom range, e.g. 80 or 79, below. However, I have a b12 deficiency, though not anemia. ... (22 replies)
... thanks for replying! I'm taking iron now but read somewhere it can sometimes take months to see improvements :( I hope it eases my symptoms. I'm so so tired which makes it so hard to look after my son - and the symptoms can be quite scary! I know iron deficiency isn't a small thing but I do hope its whats causing everything as at least its something treatable (3 replies)
... On top of that if your iron was only a 15, your ferritin is even lower I'm sure and that is no good. Low ferritin causes a lot of symptoms like the ones you have listed and then some! ... (3 replies)
... so I do not get transfused anymore because I cannot stand the thought of putting more iron into my body. ... (22 replies)
... If you have PA a high intake of folate or folic acid can correct the anemia, but not the neuro symtoms related to this form of anemia. ... (5 replies)
... were there other tests and symptoms your child had prior to finding he has low ferritin? ... (5 replies)
... You may want to look into a potential thyroid condition if you have not already. Some hypothyroid people have low ferritin, are deficient or anemic too. ... (7 replies)

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