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Thanks for your question.
Her anemia is basically due to iron deficiency and this is most probably due to increased vaginal bleeding. Regarding your question, mercury may also cause low iron and this is due to gastrointestinal hemorrhage and bleeding.
Concerning her thyroid status she is hypothyroid, and this needs to be treated and with the treatment of hypothyroidism her Heavier than normal or irregular menstrual periods may get corrected.
Thanks for your reply.
Hopefully the thyroid medications were started. Please ask for the report of the peripheral smear also from your doctor where a pathologist will evaluate the smear of blood in the microscope and see the appearance of the red blood cells, white blood cells, and the platelets. Based on this report the pathologist may recommend a bone marrow biopsy also.