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Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience in Endocrinology
High chloride: rare problem but can die.

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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joshua Batt
8 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Blood salts: Chloride is an electrolyte in our body that combines with others to form salts. Commonly it is associated with sodium to form sodium chloride aka salt ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience in Infectious Disease
Hyperchloremia?: What's the exact level? Normal blood chloride in most labs is 96-106 mEq/L. If only slightly elevated and you feel well, and if other electrolyte leve ... Read More
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Depends: 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 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
See below: Please consult this site for the information. It is more involved than the 400 characters will allow. http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/240809-ov ... Read More
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A 73-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
32 years experience in Family Medicine
Lab work: No this is not a sign of RA. However, I don't know what the rest means as I deal with numbers not with arbitrary highs and lows. What is considered h ... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao answered
45 years experience in Hospital-based practice
You said it: Acute pancreatitis depending on the severity likely to have abnormal labs you mentioned. High WBC is caused by inflammation, low rbc and hematocrit ca ... Read More
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A 42-year-old female 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
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Saptarshi Bandyopadhyay
20 years experience in Hospital-based practice
Mostly normal. Lung?: The electrolytes look mostly normal. The CO2 (actually bicarbonate) level is slightly high, which may be "just you" (no significance), or may be relat ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Rubenstein
44 years experience in Hematology and Oncology
Clot risk.: A high protein c has no significance, only low. A low protein s, like protein c, is a risk for having abnormal blood clots or pregancy complications. ... Read More

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