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... He told me to check my iron, ferritin and TIBC levels, which I did while on vacation. ... (6 replies)
... the opposite actually and that is from my primary and my OB. I have normal hemoglobin and normal hematocrit after 8 months on iron and my Dr. says as long as my ferritin is low the anemia diagnosis sticks. One of the very first things that starts to drop with anemia is in fact your ferritin. ... (8 replies)
... ish. I disagree with your Dr. and believe ferritin can be the cause of your symptoms only because I am in the same boat and have experienced it first hand. I have a pretty good Dr. ... (14 replies)

... unting down a mystery as to why this is happening to them now. It's a fairly serious thing and you do need to persevere until you get the answers as to why your ferritin is so low. Others here will know better than I do as to what other tests you should request. I think your doctor should test your thyroid levels. ... (10 replies)
... I know it's a huge guess but sometimes can be the cause when no other reason can be found. Might be worth looking into. With a ferritin of 6 you can't really afford to sit around and wait for things to continue to drop. Having a low ferritin can cause so many issues and problems. ... (8 replies)
... or low ferritin. It's great that you shared your experience to help others. ... (80 replies)
... I am not sure of the protocol for low ferritin in children, but I was curious, and thought it might be helpful to others who are looking at your question, to know some other facts. ... (5 replies)
... The low ferritin may play a role. ... (2 replies)
Low Ferritin at -3
Mar 27, 2009
... O any reason for blood loss. Sometimes there is no cause to be found either. ... (8 replies)
... of that to be sent off. My husband said he understand the doctor to say the "cyst" started oozing when the sample was taken. He said nothing he saw gave him any reason to believe the low ferritin level was from here. Now, we are back to square one with no end in sight. ... (23 replies)
... THat is a level of ferritin which would cause hair loss. THat is mostly what brought me to the doctor... I have an inch thick of hair in my brush every time I brush... ... (8 replies)
Low ferritin level
Feb 16, 2016
... i am having a low ferritin level since last 5 years.its 3.8 now. ... (0 replies)
... hen you wrote sometimes your legs would hurt. I've had chronic pain in my legs, mainly muscles, for about 3 years now. However the doctors so far cannot find the reason for this. I want to trade experiences with you, perhaps having low ferritin levels can cause this pain? ... (12 replies)
... nd was negative, a small bowel follow thru or endoscopy with biopsy can be helpful to diagnose it. Any of your Drs could run those blood tests. There has to be a reason for your terribly low ferritin and iron def. anemia. ... (19 replies)
... Thank you very much, Florida Flower Girl:angel: (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)
Ferritin questions
Nov 12, 2009
... to accommodate different levels of iron. Ferritin is stored in the bone marrow and organs. ... (2 replies)
... is on the LOW end, I wouldn't call it deficient until you go below that mark. ... (3 replies)
Low ferritin
Jun 8, 2013
... Ferritin levels are a good way to detect IDA in the early stages because it's one of the first things to go. Having a low hemoglobin shows that the IDA is in a later stage. By the time your hemoglobin gets low it's time for iron, but why Dr's wait for that to happen is beyond me! ... (22 replies)
... For those asking about ferritin levels and iron. The ferritin level measures how good your body is at extracting iron from food or supplements you are taking. ... (21 replies)


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