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... deficiency or deficiency situation. In a deficiencey situation there exists a depletion of iron stores without anemia, which then progresses to anemia. ... (2 replies)
Ferritin levels
Dec 29, 2004
... There's little difference between ferritin levels of 1, 3 or 5. Ferritin is simply an indicator of a potential problem and a low value in and of itself should not cause symptoms. What causes problems is if you develop anemia as a result of prolonged periods of iron deficiency. ... (6 replies)
... That's typical of a GP. The good thing is that you can help yourself and get a proper iron supplement, one with a higher dosage and vitamin C for better absorption. ... (10 replies)

... on 36mgs of iron. ... (3 replies)
... neglect or however you want to describe it to the hospital. Most hospitals have patient relations that address these types of issues. It's frustrating...beyond frustrating..... ... (10 replies)
... Is your ferritin at 97? ... (2 replies)
... I understand that there is differing info online about ferritin levels. ... (14 replies)
... HI! I have been having hair loss for at least the past 8 years. The search for answers lead me to check my ferritin which was in the teens. I saw a hematologist who did not know anything about hair and ferritin but put me on iron supplements. ... (2 replies)
... I think the slowly decreasing ferritin may be to blame...I hope atleast...otherwise I don't know how someone with such amazing health as mine, just becomes barely able to get through a normal day? ... (5 replies)
... then an iron package, which is what you just had and last, the DNA testing for the mutations of the HFE gene. ... (7 replies)
... i can identify with the hair loss. I first began noticing the hair shedding back at the start of 2001, but as i was going through some stress and was on antidepressants i put it down to that. The problem never went away, even when i was feeling much better. ... (10 replies)
... Like many medical things, i believe we are all individuals and a rare few might suffer the type of affects the rest of us wont have, so you can't exactly rule out that your low energy levels ect are not being caused a ferretin level of 25. ... (9 replies)
... Takes a bit of catching up when you haven't been on the net for only 2 days!!!! ... (80 replies)
... I definitely have hypothyroidism, I'm taking hormones, but my levels are not really good. Only because my TSH is in the norm range, the endo said everything is fine... This could be a proper explanation about my low Hgb. ... (3 replies)
... I tried 3 different brands of the pill and each one had the most awful side effects. I then went off the pill and refused my gp's "band aid" treatment. ... (19 replies)
... Sorry to hear about your trouble with the docs. I have had my share of that too. My endocrinologist wanted me to supplement with 325mg iron daily when my ferritin was 38 , so for sure I think your doc should get you started on iron supplements and then monitor your levels till you get in a good range. ... (57 replies)
... From what I have researched, iron deficiency is low ferritin. Ferritin is the iron you have stored in your body. When you don't have enough serum iron, it then starts using the ferritin or the iron stores. ... (5 replies)
... Other random bits of information. My vitamin D level is on the low end of normal. B12 is totally normal, in the 500's. ... (1 replies)
... Many things have to be in balance when you get a B12 deficiency. First of all, did they test your ferritin? ... (3 replies)
... Hello! You see how important a proper DX is regarding your own case history. As you already know, this can be inherited by your children. ... (4 replies)




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