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San Jose, CA
A 43-year-old female asked:

Ferritin level is 5. dangerous? part of my hypothyroidism? possible lyme bc of head/neckache, low bp, tired,dizzy, vision prob.up/lower endo soon.

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Dr. Vijay Karia
Internal Medicine 14 years experience
Need further eval: Yes hypothyroidism can contribute to anemia but your ferritin level is low and you require further evaluation with endoscopies as you have planned
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Last updated Feb 14, 2020

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