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... I still have not had a ferritin test. My gastro Dr. that did my last iron studies STILL has not read my capsule endoscopy, which tomorrow it will be 2 months now. The nurse said that when and if ever I go in for those results then I can ask for a ferritin test. ... (16 replies)
... trudging through until June 4 also! My husband got a new job, so I too have to wait for the insurance to kick in! I'm not saying that the hemo will order a ferritin test, but I am going to INSIST! I am also so "tired of being tired!!!! ... (16 replies)
... I have never had a false Ferritin test but I've had a CBC and CMP that came back totally messed up. The doctor that read the result said that my liver enzymes were elevated and asked if I had Hep C. My GI doctor said that my blood was misshandled. ... (2 replies)

... Hi. Thanks for all the information. My last ferritin was 11 according to the last hematologist I saw. He never did show me any lab results on paper. This was before April 9, when I had the 2 hr. ... (12 replies)
... internal bleeding previously that had stopped. Some big change OR a lab error. I don't have much knowledge in this area at all though. I just had a somewhat low ferritin 37 and it took so long to move it up. ... (2 replies)
... Why would you have a higher hemoglobin and lower ferritin and vice versa? ... (15 replies)
... I know it is not serious, but likely a sign of something going on in my body. I read something about Iron deficiency anemia and the inflammatory process, I also saw some connection with autoimmune and thyroid. I just wondered what your cause was? ... (16 replies)
... Just wanted to let you know that I called my Gastro office today to request a ferritin blood test. While talking to the nurse I mentioned the results of my capsule endoscopy. I had that done 2 weeks ago. She said that my Dr. ... (16 replies)
... Yes, 5 is low. That is what I was at before I started iron supplements. Fortunately, I did not get as anemic as you are but I may have gotten to that point and my hemoglobin was on a downward trend. Pretty much it means that you have no iron stores and you need to work on building them up. It also confirms that your anemia is due to iron deficiency and not something else. (15 replies)
... I have read the posts on here concerning ferritin levels. I have been anemic for over a year. A new doctor ordered the ferritin test. I ALWAYS request a copy of any medical tests to keep on file at home so I am knowledgable of the information. ... (15 replies)
Low Ferritin
Feb 23, 2007
... I don't know how long my ferritin has been low but I think, probably for about 2 years now. ... (49 replies)
... I have been feeling so horrible in the last 2 months. So I asked my Dr to do an Iron and Ferritin test and she did. ... (2 replies)
... I started getting really fatigued. Severely. Life altering fatigue. I had been trying to figure out whats going on, as no docs seem able to help. I asked for a ferritin test, and it came back low. Im taking iron now, but feel no different. I am starting to think I have some hidden cancer or something. ... (7 replies)
... My DH has Hereditary Hemochromatosis and his Ferritin levels reached 2,589. Tranquillity is right about bloodletting for the treatment. ... (6 replies)
... I am not sure whether taking extra B12 can increase ferritin or not. I read somewhere that it might, but it wasn't a credible source. ... (3 replies)
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... He told me to check my iron, ferritin and TIBC levels, which I did while on vacation. ... (6 replies)
... There have been some investigations, although the GP doesn't always tell me what's being tested, only that the tests are normal! I know that I've been tested for rheumatoid arthritis, celiac disease and OVP. I also paid for comprehesive digestive stool analysis via a nutritionist (one of the few alternative tests that doesn't look like complete woo), but declined their... (3 replies)
... junk food, I cook everything at home and my diet is based on quality whole foods. It seems strange to me that my blood test results would be less than optimal and so I am trying to understand what could be causing this. ... (3 replies)
Ferritin questions
Aug 29, 2010
... I know it has been awhile since this was posted but very helpful. My ferritin level is less than one (My md said it was undetectable) but my cbc was normal. I feel terrible. I see an endocrinologist tomorrow and a hemotologist Friday. My tsh was normal but didn't do any free testing. A random blood sample cortisol level was low. Hoping I find out some answers soon. ... (2 replies)


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