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... adolescence was spent always feeling tired, getting headaches, and feeling detatched and out of it. I always seemed to suffer with vertigo, though I just learned of what that meant about a week ago. ... (6 replies)
... Dear Members I am new to the board and have found that I share similar symtoms with those of you with pernicious anemia. Has anyone had difficulties in determining a correct diagnosis. I have been through many tests only to find most of them normal. ... (6 replies)
... l to not rise. Your B12 deficiency is causing your neurological problems. The brusing is also most likely due to the B12 deficiency, as well as the weight loss and the other symptoms you mentioned. You need many injections of B12, not just a few and most of the time once a month is not enough in the beginning. ... (10 replies)

... I've been looking through the Boards have not found anything that shows the symptoms of someone who has pernicious anemia? ... (6 replies)
... Hi. I am 34 and have been diagnosed with pernicious anemia too. I had levels of 220. I was in a bad way. Lots of symptoms you have. It took almost a year to between blood work and shots to feel better. ... (4 replies)
... rileyroe--Not to my knowledge, those tests wouldn't be changed by B-12 injections, they don't have anything to do with B-12 serum. Celiac is DX'd by a simple blood test to measure antibodies and Endoscopy w/a small-bowel biopsy. Then if positive a gluten free diet. You would see a GI doc for this. FLFLOWERGIRL:) (4 replies)
... You and I seem to have many of the same problems, the timing is just reversed.....I have more posts on this board asking some of your same questions. ... (6 replies)
... I had my appointment on Monday and my hemoglobin is up to 9, from 8. ... (22 replies)
... You should have had loading doses of B12. I didn't and I did not feel better until I switched doctors who then did the loading doses and let me inject weekly.... I felt so much better! ... (6 replies)
... grandkids,there are different tests they do for malabsorption problems like Pernicious anemia and celiac disease. I know with celiac that you can't have any food products that have gluten or wheat in them since it inhibits the absorption of iron. ... (5 replies)
... Were you told what type of anemia you might have? ... (4 replies)
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... When you have a Hiatal Hernia as we do, it is a bulging out of the internal lining which can stretch and bleed. ... (11 replies)
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Mar 2, 2013
... Posted in the general board,but my issue is pernicious anemia. Was diagnosed in early February and started on 325 mgs. of ferrous sulfate and B12 sublingual both twice a day. Saw my doctor yesterday and he did more blood tests to try and find out what is at the root of the anemia. ... (11 replies)
... Hi. I am also B12 deficient being diagnosed with Pernicious Anaemia 2 years ago. ... (10 replies)
... Hi Ladybud, thanks for the reply. I forgot to mention, I was tested for Celiac and am negative. I have a good idea why I'm having these malabsorption problems already. I had a gastric bypass in 2008. ... (4 replies)
... I can't tell you what's wrong, but I'm going through something similar. I'm more anemic than you, and your b12 is lower than mine. ... (1 replies)
... Pernicious anaemia is a precursor condition to stomach cancer which is why my daughter has had an endoscopy every 3 years since 1994. Her gastroenterologist now wants to move it to every 2 years because he had heard there was also an increased risk with colon cancer. ... (22 replies)
... It seems to me you need to see a hematologist, get on B12 injections, a high dose Vit D supplement, and possibly iron infusions. ... (4 replies)
... I have looked everywhere for an explanation and can't seem to find answers that make sense. I have been told I was anemic all of my life. ... (2 replies)
... t low, I checked my uMMA independently, and it came back at 3. ... (22 replies)


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