A 58-year-old male asked:
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had bloodwork done, what does a low fsh and lh mean? could it explain why i feel crummy? all other bloodwork was fine except high ferritin

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Dr. Walter Futterweit
63 years experience Endocrinology
Low ovary stim: FSH and LH stimulate ovaries from pituitary gland.If on previous BCP there nay be postpill changes in pituitary lasting for months.A high ferritin comes from liver and may be due to a number of factors. Repeat test and see a liver specialist or hemamotolist
Answered on Aug 6, 2018

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