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Dr. Gupta, Board Certified Pediatrician
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My daughters ferritin is 38. She was a prem baby. Recently

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My daughter's ferritin is 38. She was a prem baby. Recently her hair appears thinner and she has experienced heart palpitations. She also has dark circles under her eyes. Her iron is 10 and her ferritin saturation is 18%. The doctor believes she is healthy. As a nutritionist o disagree and have started her on Floradix. Your view appreciated. She is 5years old.
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Paediatrics
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 4 years ago.
Hello. I'm Dr. Phil, licensed and practicing internist. Excellent service is my goal.

Thanks for this excellent question

I'm very sorry about this problem

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Any family history of any medical problems?