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www.nhs.uk/conditions/iron-deficiency-anaemia

tiredness and lack of energy; shortness of breath; noticeable heartbeats (heart palpitations); pale skin. Less common symptoms of iron deficiency anaemia.

www.livestrong.com/article/97353-causes-low-ferritin

A low ferritin level is typically caused by a lack of adequate iron in the blood. Medications like antacids and NSAIDs can also bring ferritin levels down.

www.hematology.org/education/patients/anemia/iron-deficiency

Additional tests may be ordered to evaluate the levels of serum ferritin, ... In severe iron deficiency, the white blood count (WBC) may be low and the ...

www.merckmanuals.com/professional/hematology-and-oncology/anemias-caused-by-deficient-erythropoiesis/iron-deficiency-anemia

Symptoms are usually nonspecific. Red blood cells tend to be microcytic and hypochromic, and iron stores are low, as shown by low serum ferritin and low serum ...

www.uspharmacist.com/article/iron-deficiency-anemia-in-women

Sep 20, 2010 ... A similar number of women in both groups had ferritin levels below 12 ... Assessment and treatment of reduced iron stores optimally should ...

medlineplus.gov/lab-tests/ferritin-blood-test

Nov 30, 2020 ... Too little or too much iron in your system can cause serious health problems if not treated. Other names: serum ferritin, serum ferritin level, ...

www.uofmhealth.org/health-library/hw166953

Hemoglobin is a part of your red blood cells. Hemoglobin carries oxygen through. ... Iron deficiency is the most common cause of anemia.

www.forthwithlife.co.uk/blog/whats-the-difference-between-ferritin-and-iron

Oct 12, 2017 ... Ferritin is a blood protein which stores iron, so is key in ... If you have low ferritin levels, you may experience symptoms including:.

my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diagnostics/17820-ferritin-test

May 14, 2018 ... What symptoms might lead to ferritin testing? · Weakness · Dizziness · Headaches · Long-lasting fatigue · Restless legs ·...

dermnetnz.org/topics/iron-deficiency

Three essential elements must be present to produce red blood cells: iron, vitamin B12 and folic acid. The most common cause of anaemia is iron deficiency, ...

www.healthline.com/health/ferritin

A lower-than-normal ferritin level can indicate that you have an iron deficiency, which can happen when you don't consume enough iron in your ...