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... I had to have much more done prior to the surgery because that information was very important. ... (5 replies)
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... X daily, which absorbs very, very, well. It is very harsh on the GI tract for some people like myself. I went from a 8.5 Hgb which is moderately anemic to 12.9 within 2 months time. This is record time considering how anemic I actually was, the docs were totally amazed, I had no idea why? ... (5 replies)

... Your hemoglobin shows that you are moderately anemic. It's not the worst I've heard of but you are fairly anemic. The first thing you need to do (after your GI consult probably) is to take iron supplementation. A doctor can either tell you the dosage or they can give you prescription iron. If you really want to have the thyroid surgery (I understand--I had thyroid... (19 replies)
Anemic, but WHY?
Oct 28, 2014
... Hi, I have been struggling with low ferritin for a long time. Mine is currently 30, took forever to get to that though. I just take oral iron. My hematologist tested me for celiac, lupus and other auto immune stuff. I had to have a colonoscopy to rule out crohns and any other bleed. You must ask for tests!! I have heavy periods so pretty sure that is what causes me to be low,... (5 replies)
Anemic, but WHY?
Oct 28, 2014
... I've been severely anemic for several years. I had my first IV iron infusions when I was 8 months pregnant, two years ago. I've been anemic ever since. ... (5 replies)
... would be mildly anemic. Since you have had gastric bypass surgery, this is probably the culprit. I have seen many people on here post gastric bypass that end up anemic because of absorption issues. ... (1 replies)
... I question if I will have insurance issues since I had a different insurer when I had the surgery and this insurer covers nothing to do with GBS...and they don't even know I had it..I prefer to KEEP it that way. ... (14 replies)
... About a year and a half ago I had really low iron, due to giving blood. Since then, my numbers have been up. I had surgery a few weeks ago, and he did pre-op labs a month prior and my numbers were 40 and 13 at a dehydrated time (I didn't realize they were going to take blood). I'm worried about becoming anemic because I lost a lot of blood after it (well a lot to me.. it... (1 replies)
... her and idea as to whether or not you would be a candidate for surgery as well. ... (1 replies)
... IT is possible that you can advocate for the surgery in that a kidney stone that is causing any bleeding to occur now, would be stopped by the surgery therefore allowing your hemoglobin to go up. ... (1 replies)
... Hi- I'm a 50 year old with history of colon cancer- I AM LYNCH. Had my colon removed in March- no colon no colon cancer. I'm currently having an issue with my blood. I'm iron def anemic. I've had this issue in 2012. My ferritin is 9- was less than 3 in 2012. I've started iron infusions and hope to feel better soon- but for now I'm light headed, dizzy and unstable at times.... (0 replies)
... I do take 15mg of Prevacid daily, but they said that would likely not be causing iron absorption problems because I used to take 60mg/day (prior to Nissen fundoplication surgery for GERD) and I didn't have low iron at that point and my low iron is more recent. It is good to know that someone else has experienced symptoms with just low ferratin, but not being anemic. Have... (4 replies)
... It is fine to take 3 Feosol tablets a day. My friend has been taking 2 tablets a day and her ferritin went from 3 to 35 in 2 months. Your pharmacist is a good one to listen to. Endometrial ablation is where they insert an electronic device into the uterus (you are under anesthesia) and they send electrical waves to "burn" off the endometrial lining. It is permanent... (19 replies)
... I was told I have low iron levels in March of this year... it was7.5, but dr. also told me I am not anemic.. my iron levels are just low. I had a hysterectomy in Nov. 05, in which I donated 2 pints of my own blood, and lost 2 pints of my blood during surgery. My GYN did not use my donated blood, so I lost a total of 4 pints of blood. My primary dr. does not think this is... (3 replies)
... Tomorrow i'm scheduled for an afternoon surgery to remove a kidney stone. ... (1 replies)
... Well...I am scheduled to have some outpatient surgery done next Tuesday. ... (1 replies)
... a total thyroidectomy last Tuesday and was all set in the hospital with an IV and everything. 20 minutes before my surgery, my bloodwork came back that I was too anemic to have the surgery and they sent me home. ... (19 replies)
... Back in March I went to the GP for a small lump under a surgery scar, thought maybe hernia, sent me to the surgeon a week later I was in surgery had my intestines twisted in two locations, no hernia. ... (1 replies)
... the surgeon decided that he couldnt do the operation cos i am anemic he says that my bloods were 10.2 and he wasnt happy to do the surgery as it could cause complications... can u tell me how long i will have to take treatment before i can have surgery.... ... (3 replies)

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