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... Welcome to the boards!!! The ferritin is an iron storage protein, this is iron storage in the bone marrow and organs. When this number goes too low then the Hgb begins to drop with the end stage resulting in iron deficiency anemia. ... (7 replies)
... Then it was off to the hematologist, who was obviously not concerned with a ferritin level of 13, which is the highest it's been in years. ... (5 replies)
... Do not be worried......your hair will grow back! My hemoglobin was 3.4 and my hair fell out for two and a half months. My problem was a bleeding ulcer which was easily taken care of with an antacid prescription capsule and ferrous gluc 324mg (iron tablets taken twice daily). I also saw some information on line about taking two tablespoons of black strap (unsulphered)... (1 replies)

... Well, I must say that first bit sounds quite scary! I have been struggling with low saturation and ferritin for almost a year now, and my doctor is not worried about it AT ALL. ... (4 replies)
... I originally went to see my doctor about low energy, irritability, some weight gain and sleepness bordering on exhaustion and depression. ... (11 replies)
... I originally went to see my doctor about low energy, irritability, some weight gain and sleepness bordering on exhaustion and depression. ... (4 replies)
... My tests came back low in ferritin and iron. The nurse said my red blood cells were small. ... (7 replies)
... it is a 2. The dr. said that sometimes people with very low ferritin levels have an ulcer, so next he's referring me to a gastrointestinal specialist. All the other bloodwork so far has been normal. ... (3 replies)
... twitching and bloated stomach. No pain. Weird. I finally went to my Dr. for fatigue and joint pain. Ended up at a rheumie who sent me to a gastrologist . I had low b12 of 286 and low ferritin of 15. He did a colonoscopy and endoscopy and he found gastritis due to h. pylori. No ulcer yet. But the recovery has been tough. ... (7 replies)
... This is the first time my ferritin has been low, and my cycles haven't changed over the years. ... (7 replies)
... so tired and used to almost pass out if I did too much. I could hardly walk and was having chest pain. That is what got me into seeing the doctor. I had stomach ulcer which bleed, hypothyroidism and had heavy periods which all lead to my sudden anemia. I would also break out in a cold sweat from just doing the littlest thing. ... (4 replies)
... and hematocrit is just a little low at . ... (1 replies)
... y hemoglobin dropped to transfusion level. They sent me home with meds for an ulcer....Well I have been a tired mess. I got new bloodwork and my TIBC is high. My ferritin is 2 and all other results indicate anemia. I am concerned that I am once again bleeding. My hemo is 10. ... (10 replies)
... Yes, blood is also lost through internal bleeding. Usually this is a slow process and can be due to: A bleeding ulcer, colon polyp, or colon cancer Regular use of aspirin or other pain medicines, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (for example, ibuprofen and naproxen) Urinary tract bleeding Reasons for more rapid loss of blood that can cause iron-deficiency... (13 replies)
... Eating large amounts of ice is a sign that your ferritin is low. I chewed ice for years. When I went to my first hematologist appointment, the first thing he asked was did I chew ice. ... (5 replies)
... and never got your ferritin back up and then added PPI's to the mix with a lowered ferritin, I can see where it could become depleted. ... (12 replies)
... looked at my blood count, they would have seen my iron was 9 and ferritin was non existent. They missed it and never said a word...to this day..they don't know they missed it. ... (13 replies)
... did CBC, Ferritin, and Retic counts, that was it. He went by my medical history and testing that was performed. Sometimes it's really hard to find a cause for low ferritin. Do you take PPI's at all? ... (12 replies)
... I have had these symptoms for years... I didnt think much of it. I knew I had low B12 but not deficient...so I took supplements whenever I remembered to. until I kept getting sores at the side of my mouth... ... (15 replies)
... don't understand why a double dose of iron doesn't bring up the ferritin level? ... (28 replies)


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