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B 12 Anemia
Aug 28, 2007
... olwynUFO: My PA showed up with the Intrinsic Factor test. Several members here do see a hematologist but if you have a good doctor with an understanding of the illness you will get by just fine. Lucky for me the ENT doctor I went to was very aware of PA since his wife came down with it in their marriage. He was the one who noticed the symptoms right off the bat and... (7 replies)
B 12 Anemia
Aug 27, 2007
... er. But when I do go out in the heat, I get these "snapping" feelings in my legs. It feels like someone is snapping a rubber band against my skin. I should be on monthly shots now, but I've been having them twice a week because my symptoms come back pretty quickly it seems. ... (7 replies)
... I had RNY gastric bypass 5 1/2 years ago. My low ferritin problems started at about 3 years post-op. It is because we are not able to absorb iron orally. The area of absorbtion has been bypassed. I have never had low B-12. I take sub-ligual B-12 (from Trader Joe's) and I get a B-12 shot once a month. My issue is low ferritin. I have IV iron infusions of Infed every... (5 replies)

... shots monthly but the oral suppliment is obviously not enough. I need to find a good gastro doctor now since mine is no longer allowed to practice medicine. ... (5 replies)
... in 3 more weeks. I'm on monthly visits because with food I dropped 1 point with 2 periods in 6 weeks. ... (5 replies)
... Ok so it's 9 months into replacement therapy of B12 and for the most part it is allot better. My questions for those who have already suffered thru this and have lots of great advice for those still lost. I am very grateful for this web site because without each of you I feel completely alone and lost. The Doctors donít really tell me what to expect I usually get the casual... (8 replies)
Hemolytic Anemia
Nov 13, 2005
... deficiency! So does my little baby, Julia. I found out I was positive after giving birth to her. I have a very mild form but hers is extreme and she recieves monthly blood transfusions. Are you also transfusion dependant? ... (36 replies)
Hemolytic Anemia
Nov 8, 2005
... I can't really get blood transfusions because it just makes my AIHA go to work destroying all the red blood cells they just gave me so instead the next step is monthly intragam transfusions. Intragam puts a coating on your red blood cells so as they can't destroy themselves. ... (36 replies)
Hemolytic Anemia
Nov 8, 2005
... d of the normal 120 day life expectancy. I've been trying to find others who deal with this condition and it was a relief to see your posting. Do you also need monthly blood transfusions? ... (36 replies)
Pernicious Anemia
Feb 15, 2005
... Those symptoms you describe are similar to my experience with PA. The test is very simple. IT is a blood test which will show immediately if you have enough B-12 stores or not. There is another test that is a bit more complicated called the Shillings test, which will show the actual utilization of or lack of utililzation of B-12. In your case, I do not know which problem you... (3 replies)
Pernicious anemia
Nov 27, 2004
... Absolutly the tingling in your fingers is from PA. I am on monthly injections right now and it is not enough. I have just switched Docs and am about to go through more tests to determine why I have it. ... (5 replies)
Anemia question
Aug 21, 2004
... or pharmacist for other types of iron that may have less of an impact on your GI system. Pregnancy, childbirth and nursing all drain the body of iron as do your monthly cycles. Now that you have a baby you really need to keep your energy up!! ... (2 replies)
... I developed anemia and I am on iron supplements due to monthly blood loss. It was terrible for years. I am 47 now. I always went for my annual physicals AND gynecological exams like a good little patient. ... (10 replies)
Update!
Jan 5, 2009
... Just thought I would give you all an update on my anemia situation. Last spring I was diagnosed with IDA and B12 anemia, in fact my Doc now writes Pericious Anemia on my chart although I have not been tested for intrinsic factor. ... (1 replies)
... diately went to the diagnosis of endometriosis without at least an ultrasound. It doesn't even sound like you have it. It does sound like you have a very rough monthly cycle that might very easily be controlled with BCP. ... (5 replies)
... pernicious anemia and check out the different links to see what they say about this anemia. You will be glad that you did! ... (37 replies)
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Newly Diagnosed
Sep 5, 2003
... orried me. I had lumbar fusion surgery on June 30, 2003. Prior to my surgery my surgeon had almost canceled it because of a low blood count. He asked me if I had anemia and I said no. He then thought that my count was low because of donating my blood only 8 days ago. ... (2 replies)
Help please!
Jun 8, 2013
... lo, I am sorry that you are going through all this but I feel your pain. I was the same way about a year ago and it's not a good feeling. Mentally and physically anemia can cause a lot of issues. You are not alone. ... (5 replies)
... herekittykitty is right, I couldn't agree more. Many people come here to the boards thinking the worst, it's a common response. Whenever there is anemia in women, the most common reason is blood loss, through heavy monthly periods. Age is also a major factor here as far as colonoscopy goes. ... (13 replies)




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