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cardiolipin igg and pregnancy

A female asked:
Dr. Eric Chiang
10 years experience in Rheumatology
Short answer is : Needing more info on labs and clinical symptoms. ANA positive is sensitive for possible autoimmune disease.but not very specific. Every lab on your EN ... Read More

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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Li
26 years experience in Family Medicine
Autoimmune disorder : The info leads me to believe you may have some autoimmune process. You must already be evaluated with these labs. Oral steroids (I.e. Prednisone) may ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce Rothschild
47 years experience in Rheumatology
Different tests: ANA can be found with connective tissue diseases and also in normal people. Cardiolipin antibodies suggest circulating anticoagulant, which can be fo ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jianhua Luo
38 years experience in Pathology
Several conditions: Cross reactivity of antibodies against cardiolipin and dna, either double strands or single strand, is typically found in autoimmune diseases, such as ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
49 years experience in Pediatrics
Yes: Your baby (fetus) is well protected from CMV infection and it's complication.
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ashu Syal
Dr. Ashu Syal answered
29 years experience in Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis
No: Igm rubella indicates recent exposure and body response to it. It does not refer immunity. Hence baby at risk for congenital rubella.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience in Rheumatology
Connective Tissue Dx: With a positive ana, you must now characterize it. The positive anticardiolipin abs need to quatified for the 3 types: igg, igm, and iga. The ones t ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Different tests: Toxoplasmosis testing can be done to determine past infection Ig G and recent infection Ig M. IgA testing is not typically done but you could ask you ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
See below: 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 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael P Vaughn
33 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
HSV testing: Igm is the first antibody type to be produced in an immune reaction to a foreign invader such as a virus. Over time, the igm response changes to igg. ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rumbyrt
31 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Not sure: I am not sure I understand the question. I suspect you are being evaluated for a blood clotting disorder and you have an elevated anticardiolipin IgG ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
You've met it: When one meets the toxoplasmosis organism (mild flu-like or no illness), IgM usually appears and may stay around for as long as 18 months. Igg will a ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience in Infectious Disease
Yes: As we discussed, you have had toxoplamosis and developed antibodies to this organism and in future pregnancies it will not cross the placental boundri ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rachel Wattier
11 years experience in Pediatrics
Maybe: Planning a baby is a big decision. You have antibodies showing prior infection with rubella and CMV - this should not affect your decision as congenit ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
Not important: The positive IGG titer indicates prior infection or previous immunization. It is not an issue.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jack Mutnick
16 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Rubella: Rubella, also known as the german measles, is an infection in which there is a rash on the skin. You are immunized against rubella with the positive i ... Read More
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience in Rheumatology
No: The diagnosis depends on a combination of clinical andlaboratory findings. Data is supportive but we need more information. Other data that would be ... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
See details: The urine protein is within normal limits. How strongly positive is the igm cardiolipin. Only high levels of positivity have any clinical significanc ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Rosenthal
20 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Yes: It is standard practice to test both rubella and HIV antibodies early in pregnancy. Typically one also gets an antigen test for hepatitis b, and a te ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
Unrelated: Fatigue alone is not lupus. A DNA alone is not diagnostic.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
35 years experience in General Practice
Made antibodies: It means your body has made immunity or antibodies to these infections. most likely as a result of exposure (CMV) or vaccination (rubella). Early ant ... Read More
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
CMV: Is cytomegalovirus and is similar to mono. It is causing the positive blood tests and the elevated liver enzymes. It is very common. You will recover. ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Beware: I would be very cautious about any physician or other health care practitioner who proposes to treat you for a candida infection on the basis of blood ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Douglas Lawson
27 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
CMV: You can order separate IgG and IgM for CMV. I have to wonder if the lab you use does the IgG first and if negative runs the IgM as a positive IgG wou ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lori Mcneal
33 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
HSV: As long as baby does not pass through an infected birth canal ( she does not have any HSV infection in the vagina), baby is safe.

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