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What is mild anemia

A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Corey Clay
Allergy and Immunology 10 years experience
Low oxygen: Mild to moderate anemia results in fatigue and inefficient organ function due to low oxygen (poor mental function, muscle cramping, poor kidney functi... Read More
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 44 years experience
Find the cause: Mild anemia is most concerning as a marker for underlying illness. Especially, in a young woman whose anemia is due to iron deficiency but for whom di... Read More

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Dr. Jay Park
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Pediatrics 50 years experience
See your PCP: If puberty has not started by age 14 in boys, it is considered delayed puberty. Mild anemia itself unless associated with underlying disease, i.e., c... Read More
Dr. Marina Armendariz
Pediatrics 26 years experience
Puberty: Puberty in boys on average starts at age 11 or 12. Delay in puberty beyond 14 years of age for a boy, should warrant evalation by your doctor. Make ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
Stability over: 8 years is encouraging, but there is still a possibility of the aplaisa worsening over time. Hard to be precise unfortunately.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Jassey
Pediatrics 17 years experience
Anemia: Mutilpe causes of anemia, but there should be other blood count issues, with the white blood count and platelet count as well if we were worried about... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 44 years experience
"Mild anemia?": Being "mildly anemic" is like being "a little bit pregnant." You need to find the cause. If this is thalassemia minor, you need to know before you mar... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 44 years experience
Plan your family: The principal concern is that if you marry someone else with the same thalassemia minor, you are at risk for having children with thalassemia major, w... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Eric Chevlen
Medical Oncology 47 years experience
Under 13 g/dL: Normal hemoglobin concentration for men ranges from about 13 to about 15 grams per deciliter. It varies slightly from lab to lab. A hemoglobin concen... Read More
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Dr. Steven Ginsberg
Hematology and Oncology 37 years experience
Less severe: As you might guess, the symptoms of mild anemia are usually less than those of severe anemia. Symptoms include shortness of breath and fatigue. These ... Read More
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Dr. Jeffrey Unger
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Heavy periods: Heavy irregular periods are the primary cause of anemia in young girls.
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Byars
Family Medicine 44 years experience
Heavy periods?: If this hgb. Level is a full point or more below your previous level, this may be true anemia, especially if you're a nonsmoker (smokers have higher h... Read More

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