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Can iron deficiency cause painful muscle spasms?
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Dr. Michael Benjamin
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
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In brief: Not really
I haven't seen this in eleven years of studying and practicing hematology medicine.
I would consider other possibilities, like other nutritional deficiencies or other causes of muscle spasms.

In brief: Not really
I haven't seen this in eleven years of studying and practicing hematology medicine.
I would consider other possibilities, like other nutritional deficiencies or other causes of muscle spasms.
Dr. Michael Benjamin
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