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How can my doctor know if anemia is causing my symptoms?
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Dr. Martin Rubenstein
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
In brief: Blood tests.
Anemia can cause a number of symptoms from fatigue, cold sensation, shortness of breath, headaches and even chest pains.
A blood test will reveal how severe your anemia is, and by comparing the symptoms to the degree of anemia one can make to judgment as to whether the symptoms are likely related to anemia.

In brief: Blood tests.
Anemia can cause a number of symptoms from fatigue, cold sensation, shortness of breath, headaches and even chest pains.
A blood test will reveal how severe your anemia is, and by comparing the symptoms to the degree of anemia one can make to judgment as to whether the symptoms are likely related to anemia.
Dr. Martin Rubenstein
Dr. Martin Rubenstein
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Dr. Richard Orr
Surgery - Oncology
In brief: Need to be specific
Depends on the specific symptoms, your age and general health, and degree of anemia.

In brief: Need to be specific
Depends on the specific symptoms, your age and general health, and degree of anemia.
Dr. Richard Orr
Dr. Richard Orr
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