Dr. Ulysses Balis

Pathology
Ann Arbor, MI
32 years experience

Locations

Office

Ann Arbor, MI

Address

1500 East Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI
Directions

Insurances accepted

Aetna

About

Specialties
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Pathology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

7 Answers
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ulysses Balis
Pathology 32 years experience
Very Unlikely: Unless the person you are shaking hands with has either fresh bodily fluids or fresh blood on them, the chance of transmitting HIV by such casual cont... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ulysses Balis
Pathology 32 years experience
They do many things: Pathology is not one specialty but a collection of specialties. Anatomic pathologists help other doctors with tissue diagnoses from biopsies and surg... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ulysses Balis
Pathology 32 years experience
Normally, not much: Unless you are exposed to agents that lower white count (high dose radiation, chemotherapeutic agents, some poisons) or become infected rapidly (which... Read More
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A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ulysses Balis
Pathology 32 years experience
Decreased Insulin: In the setting of chemotherapy, broad systemic toxicity is possible with one potential affected organ being the pancreas. Should the beta cells of th... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ulysses Balis
Pathology 32 years experience
Four weeks should be long enough. A next step would be to ask your primary care provider to refer you to a hepatologist, with the request that a lipi... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ulysses Balis
Pathology 32 years experience
Generally no: Foul smelling urine is generally an indication of a urinary tract infection. More rarely, uncommon metabolic disorders can be the cause of unusual-s... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ulysses Balis
Pathology 32 years experience
Possib. liver injury: Depending on which enzymes are elevated, and the degree of elevation, high liver enzymes can signal different health conditions ranging from alcohol-i... Read More
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Testimonials
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2
Recommendations
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Balis is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Balis is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of South Florida College of Medicine, FL
Graduated 1991MD

Medical/Graduate school

University of South Florida College of Medicine
Graduated 1991MD

Residency

Massachusetts General Hospital

Awards

caBIG Innovation Award, National Cancer Institute
Lansky Award, College of American Pathologists

Affiliations

Association for Pathology Informatics
Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School
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