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Low blood iron

Low blood iron: Introduction

Low blood iron: Abnormally low levels of iron in the blood. See detailed information below for a list of 22 causes of Low blood iron, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Low blood iron:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Low blood iron. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Low blood iron

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Low blood iron: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Low blood iron, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Low blood iron Treatments

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Stories from Users for Low blood iron

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Medications or substances causing Low blood iron:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Low blood iron as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Low blood iron: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Low blood iron may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Low blood iron

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Low blood iron: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Low blood iron

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Low blood iron: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Low blood iron: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Low blood iron

The list below shows some of the causes of Low blood iron mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Low blood iron?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Low blood iron. Of the 22 causes of Low blood iron that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 3 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 20 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Low blood iron:

The following list of conditions have 'Low blood iron' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Low blood iron Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Low blood iron based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

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    Classifications of Low blood iron:

    Medical Conditions associated with Low blood iron:

    Blood symptoms (2297 causes), Abnormal blood test symptoms (1538 causes)

    Symptoms related to Low blood iron:

    Anemia (926 causes), Paleness (536 causes), Fatigue (3235 causes), Weakness (3752 causes), Gastrointestinal bleeding (218 causes), Gastric malignancy, Colorectal malignancy, Peptic ulcer, Gastritis (39 causes), Inflammatory bowel diseases, Hookworm, Parasites, NSAID/aspirin use, Menstruation

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