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... My hemoglobin tested normal, just my ferritin is low. I was wondering if just a low ferritin could cause these symptoms. You are right. The ferritin is the storage of iron, or your iron reserve. I do make sure that I keep well hydrated. ... (19 replies)
... shots either. You can have a deficiency in both which is quite common leading to anemia for 2 different reasons. ... (9 replies)
... What is classified as "SEVERE" anemia? ... (9 replies)

... Or, what is considered low? ... (7 replies)
... young adult, but not once did anyone ever test ferritin levels. It's so surprising the things you don't know about your own body and health! ... (4 replies)
... What is considered a lot of hair falling out? ... (4 replies)
... and up being optimal. Anything under the bottom range is considered too low by the medical profession, however, a low range ferritin is not good either. It is the iron stored in the bone marrow and organs for later use. Whenever there is not enough the stores are called upon. ... (4 replies)
... ake medication for it, but it's different than that. It's PHYSICAL not MENTAL. I just don't feel good. So my Nephrologist decided to do some blood work including Ferritin levels, which I haven't even ever HEARD of until last Friday! ... (4 replies)
... it's anything under 40 ferritin that is considered deficiency level, pre iron deficiency anemia. ... (7 replies)
Low Ferritin
Feb 24, 2007
... no matter what your iron situation. ... (49 replies)
... only about 11 miles from you.. what a small world eh! ... (5 replies)
... That is considered normal according to US labs. Yet a few docs you come across recommend ferritin be no lower than 50. ... (2 replies)
... No this is not severe iron deficiency. You are mildly anemic at 10. ... (9 replies)
Low ferritin
Apr 9, 2006
... My hair has been falling out for a few months and I have thin areas at the front of my head. My doctor is putting this down to low iron. I have no thyroid problems but had that checked out as that can cause hair loss too. I also want to know when my hair will grow back. ... (2 replies)
... Thanks for your story. From reading around here since I asked my question, I came to see that my serum b12 can be considered low. Unfortunately, drs I have seen, including a hematologist, strictly follow the current lab value wisdom and saw no problem. ... (12 replies)
... H and RBC count go below range you are considered anemic. Ferritin stores are more telling of iron stats in the bone marrow and organs. ... (9 replies)
... From your labs they do point to iron deficiency anemia, why, is what you want to find out. You are considered moderately anemic almost, mild. ... (24 replies)
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... but you may show symptoms of a low ferritin. Many doctor's do not believe that there are symptoms associated with a low ferritin. IMO, there are symptoms. This is very controversial subject matter. You will have to form your own opinion on this one from your own experience. ... (17 replies)
... xtreme fatigue. After thyroid hormone treatment, much of my anxiety dissipated, but the fatigue remains. So, I revisited my medical records and saw that a recent FERRITIN value was 18, and SERUM B12 was 267. My grandmother, father and sister both have been diagnosed as b12 deficient, but my level is apparently not low enough. ... (12 replies)


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