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Dr. William Lages
68 years experience Rheumatology
S Yes but: It is a genetic not transmitted disorder which is quite rare, but unfortunately many genetic disorders though not transmitted except possibly to offs ... Read More

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Dr. Richard Zimon
59 years experience Internal Medicine
These symptoms: ARE NOT due to MYOPATHY!! You need an evaluation by your Health Care Professional or a Gastroenterologist! Hope this helps! Dr Z
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
If you are otherwise: fit. An elevated creatine kinase, per se, is not contraindication to blood donation. However, there are a number of other screening issues that need t ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Biopsy: It sounds like you will have extensive workup trying to rule out myopathy. The history suggests exercise induced myalgia, but work up should help in f ... Read More
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A 79-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. The issue you described req ... Read More
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A 62-year-old member asked:
Dr. K. Olson
Dr. K. Olson answered
39 years experience Psychiatry
? POTS: Although there is very little other information, you could possibly have paroxysmal orthostatic tachycardia syndrome. The increase in heart rate would ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raja Nandyal
51 years experience Pediatrics
CNs and GI systems: Excessive red cells in newborns can cause increase chance for sluggish circulation, blood clots in internal organs including brain intestines etc. Usu ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Fat blood cells: = lipids in blood.
A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Noga
34 years experience Medical Oncology
Fight infection: They do many things. The granulocytes are the first line of defense and fight infection. The red blood cells carry oxygen from the lungs to the entire ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
See below: The air we breathe in has about 21% oxygen. It reaches deep in the lung and permeates the lining of the lung and blood vessels and dissolves in the li ... Read More

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