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I Have Been Bleeding For 3 Months Now Could I Be Anemic
GYN's Can large fibroids (3) ON top OF uterus cause Sunkening IN of Ankle?Could it be they are pressing on the ORGANS ?I'm Anemic due heavy bleeding
Possible: By "sinking in" of ankles , I assume you mean pitting edema. Large fibroids can put pressure on the large iliac veins that bring blood from the legs and feet. That can cause a backup of fluid in the tissue of the legs and ankles which leaves a temporary fingerprint when you push in on the ankle. There are other causes such as cardiac failure that you should have checked out by your physician. ...Read more
Heavy menstral flow, took 3mnth injection contraseptive to stop flow now bleeding 3wks light flow. Im anemic.
Heavy mestrual flow.: You need to see a gyn. You may have another cause of bleeding other than menstruation. You will need to be examined, have some blood work taken for hormone levels and have an ultrasound of your uterus to see if your bleeding is due to fibroids. If you have them, there are both surgical and non-surgical options to end that problem. As you are anemic, you should see your gyn as soon as possible. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
On mini pill for 11mo. BTB frequently, but this month I've been bleeding for at least 3wks. Now feel more tired & weak. Am I becoming anemic?
What could cause iron deficiency anemia now @26? I eat turkey/eggs daily & have always had heavy periods (actually lighter now)? - serumHcG - bleeding
How long do I recover after internal bleeding?It's been 10 weeks now(got7, 3 hgb back then)and i still got anemia(12.6hgb). Iron is101. I feel ok.
Unusual for: Young men to have "internal bleed". Root cause need to be solved (ulcer, polyp, erosive esophagitis, mallory-weiss tear). Going from HGB of 7.3 to 12.6 is quite a great leap. Your iron is fine. It takes time, and many do very well at 12.6. If it remains as low in 6 months, call back. It takes 3 months to re-cycle your blood cell component volume. Your oxygen needs will limit the natural stimulu. ...Read more
Still passing clots and bleeding a week and three days after taking misoprostol for abortion. Is this normal? Am i anemic?
I had gastric bypass in 2004, lost over 200 lbs, now have become a severe anemic. My cycle came in the last week of Jan for 3 days, then back 3 days later in the beginging of Feb. I have since been bleeding on and and off for the last 8 days. Why?
From : From this, i assume you are a menstruating female that has undergone a bariatric procedure, presumably a roux-en-y gastric bypass, given the degree of weight loss. Anemia due to iron deficiency is a common problem after these procedures. The portion of the intestine, the duodenum which is the most efficient site for absorption of iron, is bypassed after roux-en-y gastric bypass, and therefore iron absorption and levels decrease. In women who are menstruating, iron deficiency can be seen in up to 50% of them. In men, iron deficiency occurs in 20%. Nevertheless, the remaining small intestine is able to absorb some iron if formulated in an appropriate manner, occasionally infusions of iron are required when severe iron deficiency occurs. The current recommendations are 40-60 mg/d of iron (as ferrous fumarate or gluconate 320 mg twice a day) with vitamin c (which increase iron absorption) for prevention. Your levels of iron should be monitored regularly after surgery. Folic acid is also recommended, which helps treat and prevent anemia. Folic acid at 400 micrograms/day is recommended and will also prevent fetal deformities should you get pregnant. You should also have your vitamin B12 level checked as part of your evaluation for anemia. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Is hair loss caused by anemia or thyroid reversible? I am suffering from heavy bleeding for almost 20 years now and see visible hair loss.
My doctor put mi on provera (medroxyprogesterone) because i was bleeding really bad for 2 monthes and became very anemic. Now i haven't had my period in 5months. Why?
Hormonal disturbance: Provera (medroxyprogesterone) is Progesterone which keeps the lining of the uterus and stops it's shedding so after using it for a while un opposed by estrogen the normal pattern of hormonal release is disturbed eventually your period will return as before. I want to re assure you. ...Read more
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