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Tired Blood Test
In my last appointment i told doc i can't sleep much and i get tired did blood test now follow up they say, what could have they found in blood test that they needed to do a follow up appointment ?
Many things: First, it could be normal. If that's the case, then they needed to re-evaluate why you're having this sleeping problem. If there was something "abnormal" on the test, it could be many things like mild anemia, thyroid hormone being high or low, or some electrolyte issue. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
If my hemoglobin level is 11 am I considered anemic or not?I often feel dizzy especially in the night and very tired all blood test were okay.
Possibly: Although a hemoglobin level of 11 is less than the ideal of 12, it isn't exceptionally low . Keep in mind, if you are somewhat dehydrated during the time of the blood draw, your hemoglobin level will be reported as artificially high. More specific blood tests can be performed to confirm if anemia is the true cause of your symptoms. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
My platelets have been at 478 and WBC at 13 for a year. Im healthy but tired. Bmb, blood test, pap, mammogram good. What can it be.
My platelets have been at 478 and WBC at 13 for a year. Im healthy but tired. Bmb, blood test, pap, mammogram good. What can it be?
Fatigue is common...: Your platelet count and WBC are minimally elevated, and i doubt they have anything to do with your symptoms. The list of causes of fatigue is very long. Some other common causes of fatigue that i see in my practice include under active thyroid, depression / stress, and sleep disorders such as sleep apnea. Talk to your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I sleep well every evening, but stay tired, my blood test for iron, thyroid and calium was normal. What else can it be? I have dark circles under my eyes and struggle to get through te day. I am using a multi vitamin daily.
Fatigue=a Mind+Brain: issue, only partially related to vehicle you are driving (a body) this lifetime. Body mechanic (usually only ones which the public&most physicians limit their myopic views) issues you mentioned=rarely big (much less dominant) controlling factors (just distractions for sales). Except Vit. D3, MVits=zero benefit for health & ?mortality rates in older ?. https://goo.gl/VQo5cz https://goo.gl/VQo5cz. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
No: The typical blood test (meaning just test for blood cell count) draws only a few mls of blood which is almost immediately replaced with no impact. You may be tired beecause of something else (if this was the first time you had blood drawn from you, your level of fear or anxiety could have caused you to feel tired; rule out other causes first) ...Read more
I have pressure in my left temple, pressure behind my eye, pain in my left ear, tired and fuzzy. Blood test normal, go can't find anything, what wrong?
You need to...: ... keep gong back and working with your doctor until you have an answer. The most worrisome thing is that you have multiple symptoms that are localized to the same area: the left side of your head. In my opinion, MR imaging should be done. Excluding some type of growth or blood vessel problem in this part of your head is important. Good wishes:) ...Read more
I always feel tired, fatigue, stomach burning, blood test, lymphocytes is 47% (1861mm3), eosinophile 20mm3, mona=281, WBC 3960. Should i worry a lot ?
Worry is no good: Go see a physician.Get a more detailed answer ›
Repeated blood test still shows that my body is fighting infection although i feel alright except for tiredness and depression? What could be theprob
Is tiredness a sign of folic acid deficiency, what is most accurate blood test to check folic acid level?
Folic acid: Please go online to "www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/000354.htm" You will find everything you want to know in easy to understand comments. ...Read more
I have palpitations, frequent urination and tiredness. What could the problem be? My blood test, ECG n EKG all normal..
Maybe urinary tract: This could have several causes. Not sure about which blood test was done, but would consider a metabolic panel to include calcium and magnesium, a fasting glucose, thyroid stimulating hormone, and urinalysis. Consider elevated blood sugar, urinary tract infection, thyroid abnormality (especially high thyroid), high calcium to start with. May need complete eval by an internist. ...Read more
I've got constant dizziness and tiredness and sometimes headaches, ringing in my ears. had a blood test and it's clear. What could it be?
Extreme tiredness no energy daytime sleepiness blood test are all normal what could this be memory problems too wake up feeling Unrefreshed?
My dr. Said I have low estrogen after doing a blood test. I am going thru menopause and have been - with headaches, sadness, joint pain and tiredness?
Mild fever since 2 weeks.body pain since 4 days and tiredness.panadol (acetaminophen) doesnt help.blood test normal except elevated esr. Crp is normal.shd i see d doc?
Fatigue: Blood work ordered for fatigue look for anemia, infections, inflammatory arthritis, endocrine disorders(like diabetes and hypothyroidism) and liver or kidney dysfunction. Causes for fatigue not always screened by blood work include depression, sleep disorders (like sleep apnea), heart disease , pulmonary disorders and chronic fatigue. A good history will help you and your doctor. ...Read more
Exercise: Despite the fact that you feel tired, you may wish to start exercising with gradual increase in intensity. Try exercising at least 30 minute/day. You may start by taking walks. ...Read more
Is it normal to be unusually tired few days after a blood test? Does it mean i could have an iron problem thanks.
Blood test: The amount of blood drawn for testing ( occasional outpatient testing) is generally not too much to cause fatigue. You could be tired because of the problem that your physician is trying to figure out by ordering tests. Anemia and hypothyroidism can commonly cause fatigue. Your test reports should be able to help narrowing down the cause of it. Good luck. ...Read more