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Fibroids, anemia, blood count

Description of issue:fibroids, heavy clotting during my cycle. Cycle seems to come about every 21-25 days. Cycle last about 8-10 days. Severely  anemic, blood count CBC extremely low. The highest my CBC ever gets is about 8 points.
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Has your doctor recommended any sort of treatment or surgery for your fibroids?  It sounds like you might be bleeding pretty heavily, and 8-10 days is also a long time to bleed.  It makes sense from that for you to be anemic.  I'd definitely want to check in with your doctor, and if s/he doesn't want to pursue any treatment I might want a second opinion.
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