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HB Levels

Asked for Female, 1 year

Hi, my 3 months and 20 days old baby girl's hemoglobin level is 9.1. there is no family history of anemia, she is 6.2 kg n totally on mother feed. She is an active baby Alhamdulillah. Kindly guide should we go for further investigation of this issue, is it dangerous? what should I do to overcome it?

Responses (1)
Dr. Beenish Ehsan
Family Physician - Karachi

Dear Patient,

I'm so sorry to hear that. It's alright to have low iron levels but you must consult your paediatrician and follow their advice. Also, if there are any more tests and they comes okay then you just need to give him a high iron diet once you wean him. Some kids may have low iron levels on and off.

For further consultation, you can choose from our list of best Pediatricians in Lahore and seek in-person advice.

Dr.Shahid Aslam
Pediatrician, Neonatologist
Lahore
Dr.Rizwan Gohar
Pediatrician, Neonatologist
Lahore

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