Normal Iron Low Hemoglobin
for over a year I have been treated with many different types of iron ,the last being iron injections but my hemoglobin only goes up to around 74 my iron is normal yet there saying I have low iron anemai.I dont understand if my iron is normal and my hemoglobin is low how could I have iron defficiancy anemia.Is this possible?
There are multiple causes of anemia. Iron deficiency is just one of them. Tests that will help make that differentiation are a ferritin level, a CRP, an iron level, and iron saturation.
If you can provide us with these numbers, we can begin to make some comments.
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