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... een having symptoms of anemia, like requent headaches, fatigue, shortness of breath and increased heart rate when I go up the steps, etc. I had a CBC that showed ferritin of 3 but hemoglobin 11. ... (7 replies)
... yes you could have low ferritin with normal serum iron and normal hemoglobin, called a latent iron deficiency. serum iron is the iron content of the blood at the time when the blood was being drawn. this can fluctuate. ... (7 replies)
... I'm wondering if anyone else has impaired immunity coupled with very low ferritin, or any other thoughts as to what might be causing this? ... (3 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)
... Gosh, it sounds like you are doing all the right things!! That is awesome! I hope your numbers continue to climb!! I hope I have the same results as you once I see a hematologist and he gives me some idea of where to go next. Your post really inspired me and gives me hope that there is light at the end of this tunnel!! :) Thanks so much!! (74 replies)
... again which is in the normal range. The doctor said that basically the hemoglobin goes up first, then the serum iron which is in your blood then you start building up your stores. ... (74 replies)
... vels 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. Optimal levels are 80. You can try the prescription, but it's D2 and oil based. We malabsorb oil, therefore we malabsorb D2. ... (4 replies)
... I have suffered from anxiety in the past so doc may be blaming this for the palpitations rather than the low ferritin. ... (50 replies)
Low ferritin
Oct 11, 2012
... I have been battling with Iron for about a year. I started with Ferritin level of 9 and low hemoglobin and iron serum. A Year later my hemoglobin and iron serum is normal and Ferritin is 7. Lately I am tired, unmotivated, and having increased heart palpitations. ... (4 replies)
... There is a cause. I started with a ferritin of a 2 last year. ... (50 replies)
... If you look up microcytic anemia, the primary feature, which would cause a dr to look further, is the MCV. Most labs contain a low range that are high 70's low 80's, so 67 is likely below range. It would help if you could give the ranges along with the values. ... (11 replies)
Low Ferritin
Aug 23, 2013
... or hemoglobin. Ferritin is a protein that stores iron in the body. Serum ferritin accurately reflects the amount of iron stored within the body. You can have low ferritin and not yet be anemic. ... (3 replies)
... Maybe I should try the molasses--I've never heard of yellow dock. I'll have to check that out. It sure seems like your levels came up quickly!! Well, lots more quickly than mine. I'm taking three "super" iron pills/day. Bifera is the name of the iron pill--it's supposed to be as powerful as a transfusion when you take one/day and I'm taking 3 of these pills a day and my... (74 replies)
... Hi, I know exactly how you feel. I had a blood test in January because I was just feeling so lethargic and hair was thinning quite badly. Bloods came back with ferritin of 4, serum iron, 6 and hemoglobin 11.3. ... (74 replies)
... She said all my labs were fine, but now I'm wondering about the low ferritin. My periods are extremely light nowadays, and I take a multivitamin with iron in it every day. ... (10 replies)
... The serum ferritin level blood test reflects your body's iron storages. ... (12 replies)
... Which is why I said take iron under a Dr's care. Lots of times Dr's will wait until people are pretty poor off before they will even start. Sorry this person's ferritin is a 3. It takes months to restore ferritin, they should be taking iron and I can say that and am not a Dr. ... (3 replies)
... Normal RBC count, normal hematocrit level but low MCV, MCH, MCHC, and hemoglobin levels. WBC sometimes shows up as normal, or slightly elevated on recent blood tests, and platelets normal. My serum ferritin is 96 which is well within normal. ... (0 replies)
... My doctor said my ferritin level is normal. I heard that below 20 needs iron supplements. Is this true? ... (1 replies)
... my levels went up so quickly. I have to have another blood test in two months time so it will be interesting to see if my stores have gone up more. So glad my hemoglobin and serum iron are normal, two less things to worry about. ... (74 replies)


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