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Dr. Christopher Bibb

Pathology
TX, Australia
21 years experience male

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Pathology

Languages spoken

English

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28 Answers
3 Agrees
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Bibb
Pathology 21 years experience
Possibly significant: Alt can be a very sensitive indicator of hepatocellular damage, and it is more specific for liver injury than ast. With numbers within reference range... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Bibb
Pathology 21 years experience
Probably ok for now: If you have been screened by six clinicians and they all feel it to be benign, probably the best course of action is to monitor it overtime. If it get... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Bibb
Pathology 21 years experience
Have it evaluated: Sounds like a possible cyst. You should have it evaluated to see if it can be drained or excised.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Bibb
Pathology 21 years experience
Appropriate level: This level is on the lower end of expected values for an adult male, but may be appropriate for the stated age. The value should be correlated with th... Read More
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Bibb
Pathology 21 years experience
Removal is better : Lymph mode needle biopsies are sometimes difficult to interpret thoroughly. If an excision of the node is possible, that may be a better option. That ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Bibb
Pathology 21 years experience
ANAs are complex: ANA panels are complex and difficult to interpret. Clinal correlation with the results and the patterns of positivity and negativity are vital, as no ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Christopher Bibb
Pathology 21 years experience
Favorable histology: You describe a tumor of favorable histology. A gleason three tumor is on the lower scale of risk. Other pertinent information would be the size of the... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Bibb
Pathology 21 years experience
Get a biopsy: Several conditions of the lung may have overlapping features presenting as a discrete lesion on imaging. If biopsy is possible, it is the best way to ... Read More
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Bibb
Pathology 21 years experience
Colitis possible: If you have not had an endoscopic exam with biopsy, consider that option. Occasionally incipient or subclinical diseases may be discovered by biopsy. ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Bibb
Pathology 21 years experience
Follow up: Gynecological infections may often present with leukocytes (wbc's). It is not uncommon for the gram stain and or culture to yield negative results . ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Bibb
Pathology 21 years experience
Follow up with GYN: Please follow-up with your Gynecologist. Either scenario is possible, but your Gynecologist should be able to tell the difference.
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Bibb
Pathology 21 years experience
Fast 8 hours: It's best to maintain an 8 hours of nothing by mouth prior to any fasting lab studies . If you can schedule your lab draws first thing in the morning,... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Bibb
Pathology 21 years experience
In theory yes: Some qualitative drug screens claim a detection capability as early as 7 days, but most tests will become positive within a few weeks of becoming preg... Read More
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Bibb
Pathology 21 years experience
ANAs are complex : ANA panels are complex and require thorough clinical correlation for maximum predictive value of disease. Patterns of positivity and negativity may so... Read More
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Bibb
Pathology 21 years experience
Check reference #s: Double check the reference range. Depending on the assay your number could be elevated or borderline high. This number may or may not be significant.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Bibb
Pathology 21 years experience
Not unreasonable. : Several commercially available tests may be able to detect pregnancy at two weeks, but false negative may occur depending on the methodology of the ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Bibb
Pathology 21 years experience
Generally 4 or less: There is no normal or abnormal level of psa in the blood but levels greater than four may correlate with prostate disease. The number should be correl... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Bibb
Pathology 21 years experience
Blood or body fluid: Exchange of infectious blood or body fluids is the mode of transmission for HIV, typically by sexual contact, contaminated intravenous needles or blo... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Bibb
Pathology 21 years experience
Seek treatment: Your symptoms and positive culture warrant close follow-up and treatment. Vaginal infections may predispose to more serious infections and complicatio... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Bibb
Pathology 21 years experience
Normal blood type: Rh factor refers to one of two major blood groups for all blood types. People are either rh positive or rh negative. It is important to know your rh s... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Bibb
Pathology 21 years experience
See your GYN: Ascending abdominal pain in your age group could be a sign of a serious infection or an inflammatory condition. You should be formally evaluated.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Bibb
Pathology 21 years experience
Borderline values: You have a mild leukocytosis with borderline absolute lymphocytosis, likely reactive. Your triglycerides are borderline high. The elevated t3 (liothyr... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Bibb
Pathology 21 years experience
WBC count borderline: Your total WBC count is borderline low. Double check the reference range to see if it is outside of the expected range for your laboratory. Also see i... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Bibb
Pathology 21 years experience
Colonization likely: Many women unknowingly are natural carriers or "colonizers" of group b strep in the genital region. There is a known association between group b strep... Read More
A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Bibb
Pathology 21 years experience
RBC low gran high: Decreased red cells tend to correlate with anemia which generally correlate with low hemoglobin or hematocrit. An absolute neutrophil count of greater... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Bibb
Pathology 21 years experience
Yes: Hcg levels vary widely from patient to patient, but at 5 weeks 7, 000 or less is reasonable. If a level is perceived by your clinician to be low. A f... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Christopher Bibb
Pathology 21 years experience
Depends on total : 40% lymphocytes on a differential count could indicate a lymphocytosis if your total WBC count is greater than 10 (10, 000). An absolute lymphocyte co... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Bibb
Pathology 21 years experience
Fever: The most sensitive symptom for acute chorioamnionitis is fever, sometimes tenderness. Seek medical attention early to start prophylactic antibiotics.

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Bibb is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Bibb is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thanks dr. But how many times needs to be repeated, at least 2. 3. 4
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I started antibiotics but it is not clear what is causing it.
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Thanks for your quick reply! I was about to say I feel fine but the not-knowing is so stressful.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Alabama School of Medicine, AL
Graduated 2001MD

Residency

Ball Memorial Hospital
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