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what does it mean when ur iron is low but your hemoglobin is normal? does this cause problems?

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Dr. Andrew Lipton
29 years experience Holistic Medicine
Low iron: Low iron or heavy bleeding can contribute to anemia.
Answered on Sep 8, 2013
Dr. Herbert Duvivier
32 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Heading towards...: Iron deficiency. Wait long enough without iron replacement or inadequate replacement and the anemia will present itself. Recommend you speak with your physician about the best way to supplement your iron intake.
Answered on Jun 25, 2016

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