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... It sounds as if the 8 and 16 are referring to the Ferritin. This number reflects the storage of iron and is usually the "gold standard" test for iron deficiency. Do not confuse low or "deficient" iron levels with anemia. One can be very low in iron and not anemic. ... (3 replies)
... ce I was a baby, my hemoglobin has been slightly low. My mom was told to increase my iron rich foods. However, out of all 8 of her children, I was the only one with this issue. ... (6 replies)
Stomach issues
Feb 9, 2009
... this would be a key indicator that you don't have Celiac disease. Your villi would be damaged to some extend most likely, this is the sign that they are looking for if they are flattened or normal. The biopsy is the "gold standard. ... (4 replies)

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... to the Villi, they tend to be flattened to different degrees. A biopsy is considered the "gold standard" for diagnosis not the blood test alone. However, my doctor first did the scopes and nothing was noted. ... (34 replies)
... within the small intestine. This is only tested through blood testing, I think that is correct. Anyway, it is two different test with two different causes both resulting in malabsorption. ... (34 replies)
... I am a 31 year old female who has had iron deficiency anemia since I was about 18. I have been on and off iron pills since then. ... (1 replies)
Hi I'm new
Nov 27, 2008
... Hello I'm new to the boards and very new to dealing with anemia. I was just diagnosed not quite two weeks ago although I have been experiencing symptoms for months I just didn't know for sure what was going on with my body. ... (8 replies)




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