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... I had a very low red blood cell count for a long time. I was on iron always, finally I was on 3 iron pills a day. My doctor said, your iron is fine but your Hemoglobin is not going up its slowly going down. After lots of tests with a specialist, I have Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia. ... (1 replies)
Chronic Low Iron?
Aug 12, 2008
... Oh, if they could only so easily tell if a person absorbs iron or not. They cannot tell this. So, the doctor has looked at your labs and has determined that you don't have much iron stored anywhere. ... (24 replies)
Low iron stores?
Sep 21, 2011
... since the day i turned 16 i have donated blood at my local blood bank. before im able to donate they check my hemoglobin and iron level in one simple pin prick of the finger. my count is usually around or just under 120 which is their cut off. i am told that 115 is a normal count. ... (2 replies)

... Hello From Maryland ~ I too am a new person to this lab stuff ~ I have had issues with low red blood cells for the past year ~ been in and out of the hosptal dehydrated from what I thought was the flu ~ I think when ever I get around someone who is ill, I seem to get it bad ~ then everything seems to fall off the charts ~ the last time I was in the hospital they wanted to... (1 replies)
... and HCT were tested to be in the normal range, just at the low end of it, MCV too low though, below normal. ... (19 replies)
... Sorry that your sister is suddenly ill. When was the last time that she had a complete blood count study done? ... (2 replies)
Chronic Low Iron?
Aug 11, 2008
... However, I wondered if one of you knew what the test was that my dr. was talking about when he said that my iron absorption test came back as low as well. What does that mean when you don't absorb iron as well? ... (24 replies)
... and I am making myself eat meals 3 times a day anyway and still taking my iron. I guess I need an iron infusion but this is all so confusing to me. ... (1 replies)
... My HgB was 12.3 (11.5-15normal range) and my Hematocrit was 38.8(34-46). My MCV was 89 (80-100). My RDW was out of range, but of no concern to the MD. It was 15.3 and normal is 11.9-14.3. I'm not sure what the MCH is? (19 replies)
... Thanks for your response about the same symptoms on the Freeing feet and hands. But do you think having normal everything else related to iron can cause symptoms everything but the Ferrritin? ... (4 replies)
... The ferritin is an iron storage that is lowered when there is a large amount of blood loss or chronic blood loss. ... (2 replies)
... I had an iron infusion 2 years ago. The iron was infused over a 6 hour period of time. During the infusion, I had some what severe left shoulder pain. ... (4 replies)
... so I presume that you have also had this test in the past. Anemia is the end stage of ferritin stores, and if you were anemic, then you most likely also had a very low ferritin count as well. Ferritin can be responsible for anxiety, depression, fatigue and hair loss to mention a few. ... (8 replies)
... n reading up on alot of the posts and have gotten some helpful information so far. The ladies here know more than some doctors do about anemia. And everyone is very nice too. ... (8 replies)
... I had repeat blood work last week. My iron levels are going up, I'm almost not anemic now. ... (16 replies)
... yesterday...it is very low this time. ... (4 replies)
... I am new to this board. I was diagnosed with Iron Deficiency Anemia 2 weeks ago. My blood test show that my iron was very low at 3 and my blood count at 9.8. I am taking the iron pill supplement now. I have to take 2 pills a day. The iron pill haven't upset my stomach because I take it with orange juice. ... (0 replies)
... I am new to this board. I was diagnosed with Iron Deficiency Anemia 2 weeks ago. My blood test show that my iron was very low at 3 and my blood count at 9.8. I am taking the iron pill supplement now. I have to take 2 pills a day. The iron pill haven't upset my stomach because I take it with orange juice. ... (0 replies)
... k at getting a complete gynecological check up if you have not had one. The rest of the story is to make sure that your nutrition includes a lot of food that has iron in it and that you make sure you do not eat iron blocking foods with iron dense foods. Iron and vitamin C together. ... (6 replies)
... Well, you got the wrong script, but it may have been a very good thing for you. Wait and see what your lab results are. If it was bothering you, now being off of it will help you return to normal. ... (5 replies)


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