Vitamin B12 and Folates Blood Test
Vitamine B12 and Folate Deficiencies
Vitamin B12 deficiency is likely developed after a weight loss surgery or due to alcohol abuse. Certain diseases are also associated with vitamin B12 deficiency such as atrophic gastritis, anemia, autoimmune diseases, and gastrointestinal disorders.
On the other hand, folate deficiency is primarily caused by a diet low in fruits, vegetables, and other folate-rich foods. Crohn’s disease, celiac disease, certain cancers, and kidney problems
Symptoms of Vitamine B12 and Folate Deficiencies
- Blurred vision
- Extreme fatigue
- Memory problems
- Mouth ulcers
- Muscle weakness
Why should you get tested?
Testing for Vitamin B12 and folate deficiencies secures immediate and proper medical response. Symptoms can be alleviated with treatment otherwise some problems related to this condition can cause other complications.
Where can you get tested?
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