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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Unclear question: Iron deficiency is common in women due to blood loss during menstruation. It would be appropriate for you to take oral iron supplement with multivitam ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Merl
43 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Bleeding/poor intake: The most common cause is bleeding, which could be "normal" like a woman with periods or abnormal bleeding as in the GI tract. That could be from gast ... Read More
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Dr. Scott Bolhack
35 years experience Wound care
Iron deficiency: Lack of intake of iron or abnormal loss of iron (through the loss of or leakage of blood) is the way to look at this issue. I.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sudeshan Govender
Specializes in Family Medicine
Iron deficiency: First need to workout cause eg diet or blood loss . Depends on levels may need oral therapy eg Chelafer , intra muscular eg Ferrimed , infusion from s ... Read More
Dr. Brad Douglas
24 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Iron PLUS vitamin C: When you take Iron - also take Vitamin C
Dr. Aveshen Govender
Specializes in General Practice
Cause?: Important to first ascertain cause. Iron deficiency can be due to loss of blood. Cause for this needs to be investigated for.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Thanks for giving me: The opportunity to research this. "the who has estimated that iron deficiency causes the loss of 48, 225 disability-adjusted life-years (dalys) worldw ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anna Flor Salcedo
23 years experience Internal Medicine
See below: People who have severe iron deficiency would have experienced symptoms such as weakness, shortness of breath, chest pain from anemia. It can also caus ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Iron deficiency: Mild deficiency has no symptoms, but when iron levels become low enough to cause anemia, one develops a rapid heart rate, shortness of breath with exe ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Guy DaSilva
35 years experience Preventive Medicine
Yes: All red blood cells carry hemoglobin, a chemical that carries oxygen throughout the body. Without oxygen, we die. The hemoblobin is composed of iron ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kelty Baker
28 years experience Hematology
Iron deficiency anem: Anemia makes you tired and pale. Some get lightheaded, or have chest pain or shortness of breath. Iron deficiency can cause "pica" (craving something ... Read More
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A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kneece
Specializes in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
???: Maybe there is more of the question but we only see should I be worried about iron defiency.Maybe if Extreme fatigue Weakness Pale skin Chest pain, fa ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
Symptoms of anemia : Anemia is a common result and patients feel weak due to it. The confirmation requires blood tests to measure the hemoglobin and iron levels in order ... Read More
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