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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 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 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Craig MacArthur
33 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 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Craig MacArthur
33 years experience Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Need more info: None of these labs being higher than normal value are clinically problematic. You did not say why the labs were done; i assume you must have an abnorm ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hratch Karamanoukian
30 years experience Phlebology
Class III stockings: Compression is the way they work, stopping the pooling of blood in the legs. Class 3 is 30 - 40 mm Hg.
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
No: There are specific tests for each of the disorders you listed.
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christine Hom
29 years experience Pediatrics
Lymphoma: If you have advanced stage lymphoma, the IL-6 level will not make or break the diagnosis. IL-6 is an inflammatory cytokine and anything from infectio ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Yes: Yes.
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bert Liang
Specializes in Neurology
Question?: If you are trying to assess the meaning of this EEG finding, it is best to go over it with your ordering physician. The EEG is meaningless without a ... Read More
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Feola
30 years experience Internal Medicine
FURTHER CLOTTING W/U: More lab work: anti cardio lipid AB, Circulating Lupus Anticoagulant, RPR, Fac V level, MTHFR, Homocysteine , Anti thrombin 3, Protein C&S level. ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
17 years experience Hematology and Oncology
VWD: First of all, these test need to be repeated at least one more time, prederably while you are off all medications. If persistently low, this may mean ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Antibody to factor: Viii protein. People who are deficient in factor viii, i.e., have severe hemophilia, are treated with infusion of factor viii. Some make antibodies to ... Read More
A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ira Friedlander
41 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
The information: provided is not sufficient to allow a full treatment plan and the echocardiographic findings would need to be verified personally however it would not ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Williams
17 years experience Pharmacy
YEs it can: Vitamin e has been shown to have anticoagulation effects. If you are taking warfarin and vitamin e, you should make sure your physician is aware. Reme ... Read More
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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Leander Po
17 years experience Infectious Disease
Asking what?: If your are requesting a diagnosis online, this is not the appropriate venue. Though the flow cytometry results are not totally normal, your results ... Read More
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Well: Can be Lupus anticoagulant.These type lab abnormalities you have can cause blood clots or abnormal bleeding see a hematology doctor for specific diagn ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
It may be: You my have it but you need to repeat and confirm the results,also add a lupus anticoagulant test. You can discuss this with your physician or see a ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
This is a very: Complex topic. Rituxan (rituximab) maintenance can be suggested in specific circumstances, more commonly with the indolent nhls. You will need to ha ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
No: These tests are neither sensitive nor specific for much. They generate enormous confusion and unnecessary fear. C-RP is made in atherosclerotic plaque ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Samuel Miles
46 years experience Psychiatry
None: These diagnoses are made on clinical grounds. No biological tests are warranted unless medication is prescribed. In that event periodic monitoring may ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Armando Perez
43 years experience General Practice
Yes: It makes movement more energy saver.
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A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Lundin
26 years experience Neurosurgery
Serial Imaging : Your MRI could be consistent with low grade neoplasm or a benign finding. The best option in these cases where it is unclear is to follow the area clo ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Not cancer: By definition, a neurofibroma is benign. If you have several, you may have neurofibromatosis and be at increased cancer risk.
A 71-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
50 years experience Cardiology
Yes: be carful about bleeding because there is no antidote for these new agents.
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rupesh Parikh
25 years experience Medical Oncology
Stage 1 but: Sounds like stage i disease , but a pet scan to eval other nodal area may cahnge the stage of the nhl.
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