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... ike you, I was not satisfied with just going off a CBC. One indicator on the CBC of iron deficiency anemia is the MCV value. This measures the size of your red blood cells. In long term iron deficiency, the red blood cells will shrink in size and your measurement will be lower than normal. ... (4 replies)
... So, I thought I would put my question out here as well just in case. ... (4 replies)
... Prior to being diagnosed, I was having pain in my thighs and legs. After I was put on iron supplements, the pain in my legs went away. Recently the pain in my legs has creeped back up. I also had a full blood work up due to other issues and my RDW count was high, 16.3. ... (2 replies)

... Last year I had some blood work done that showed very mild anemia for a few months. ... (6 replies)
... Low Blood 11.3 Low MCH 26.5 and High RDW 16. ... (0 replies)
... Anisocytosis means that your red blood cells are unequal in size. In most cases there will be a few undersized or oversized blood cells and this is normal. ... (3 replies)
... I recently took another blood test in a non fasting state to see what my blood work looked like and while i was pleased to see my ferritin levels finally going up, my iron levels and transferrin saturation seemed quite low. ... (7 replies)
... I just got my follow up lab work back. Things are improving, but VERY slowly. I had been on the iron, methylcobalamin, methylfolate, vit. D, for one month at this testing time. ... (5 replies)
... Can anyone help me interpret this while I wait a month to get in with the hemo dr.? ... (6 replies)
... I've been referred by our PCP to a Pediatric Hematologist, I've bascially been told they don't know what is going on cause this isn't their specialty. The Dr I work for, who also isn't a Hematologist said my son's labs were puzzling, but I should be careful as the Hematologist may try to blow it off as Iron Def. ... (4 replies)
... I wrote this in parts, at a couple sittings. It is for my wife, whom I love very much. I tend to overreact sometimes. Trying not to now. I myself suffer depression and anxiety.. ... (2 replies)
Confused on labs
Dec 2, 2009
... I didn't have an iron run in June as the blood work was due to looking for a UTI at the time. ... (0 replies)
... which in itself is classic for iron deficiency anemia but not diagnostic .. but your iron studies are classic for iron deficiency anemia ... ... (11 replies)
... I am sure this is why you are feeling crappy at a ferritin of 2 I was barely able to walk up the stairs. As far as treatment goes that depends on your Dr. do you know of the underlying cause for the anemia? ... (4 replies)
... ER where they discovered I was anemic. I was told by my PCP to take Slow Fe iron supplements 2 times a day which I have been faithfully. I just had additional blood work done yesterday and I was able to view my results online this morning. ... (8 replies)
... a tremor and I started getting leg jerks. I saw my neurologist who ordered MRI's and I asked if he would check my magnesium. He agreed, and since he was ordering blood work for magnesium he decided to order other blood work then. ... (1 replies)
... deficiency coexists in the presence of IDA, it may not show and appear to be a normal reading. You are too low for that. ... (24 replies)
... I don't like watching needles go in me and even when I get my blood drawn, I look away. I am a baby LOL. I don't like things that hurt either .... BUT .... if the shots will help me get better .... faster ..... ... (57 replies)
... who wanted to do some routine blood work since it'd been a while since anyone had done that. ... (0 replies)
... This Healthboard has been so helpful to me. I've not visited the Anemia board in years and I'm glad to see that there is so much good information. I've had problems with "anemia" for many years. ... (0 replies)


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