Patient : What level is considered mild, moderate and severe iron
deficiency? I have been anemic but not been iron deficient anemic until last fall. This was found when My blood was tested for another issue I was experiencing. What symptoms can mild, moderate and severe iron deficiencies cause? I tried taking iron supplements but stopped since it appeared to be upsetting my stomach. Am I harming myself by not taking any iron? I am experiencing some symptoms that I think may be related to moderate or severe iron deficiency can you tell me what symptoms that be related to this?
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