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Antithrombin 3 antigen

A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Risk of blood clot: All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually in the best position to do that. ... Read More

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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Craig MacArthur
34 years experience Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Not the cause of PE: Pulmonary embolism (pe) is an abnormal clot. Your docs are looking for cause. Fibrinogen is an acute phase reactant and is not likely a cause of your ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Fung
Dr. John Fung answered
39 years experience General Surgery
Continue to take: You are a hepatitis B virus carrier. With the use of the antiviral agent, tenofovir, you have successfully suppressed viral replication, which will h ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jose Prieto-hernandez
36 years experience Infectious Disease
No: Infectious agent with nuclei acid molecule in a protein coat which has different antigens Antigen is a protein, toxin, or foreign substance that indu ... Read More
A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Machtinger
44 years experience Allergy and Immunology
T cells use antigens: Antigens are parts of large molecules, usually proteins but occasionally carbohydrates, that your immune system samples to see if they are part of you ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
38 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: This terminology is used more outside the US and means the combination vaccine against diptheria, tetanus and whooping cough (pertussis), given in a s ... Read More
A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sudeshan Govender
Specializes in Family Medicine
Yes: Normally peaks 3-4 weeks after infection.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
36 years experience Infectious Disease
HBsAg: It's an old term for the hepatitis b surface antigen. Having a positive hbsag means that you have hepatitis b: either acute or chronic.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael P Vaughn
34 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Food antigens: Antigens are substances, typically proteins, that are recognized by the immune system as foreign to the body. Typically, protective antibodies (igg, I ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Super vs mere mortal: A superantigen does not require processing by a middle-man to induce an immune response. Staph enterotoxin is just one of the examples. The regular ... Read More

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