10 Signs and Symptoms of Iron DeficiencyUploader: Samukus 4 month ago Subscribe 5
For this reason, other iron tests are also done. Hepcidin blocks the intestine from taking up iron. Ask about your signs and symptoms , including whether you have any new or worsening symptoms. When you lose blood, you lose iron. If your blood test shows your red blood cell count is low deficient you'll be prescribed iron tablets to replace the iron that's missing from your body.