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Dr. Addagada Rao
56 years experience General Surgery
More data needed: Marketed as zadaxin, first immino boosting synthetic peptide, shown in animals to boost immunity, which lacks thymus.. On humans has promising results ... Read More
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Dr. Harold Fields
61 years experience Family Medicine
Lab tests: Please ask the physician that ordered them to explain the results to you as the lab results should only be used in conjunction withe the history and p ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Antitrypsin: Alpha-1 antitrypsin is a normal blood protein that keeps some of the products of your neutrophils from harming your tissues more than they need to. If ... Read More
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Dr. Kenny Chuu
12 years experience Internal Medicine
Simply healthy: Hi AMonroe, The good news is that you don't any specific diet restrictions. Aim to stay in a healthy weight range with a BMI of 20-25. Choose fresh fo ... Read More
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Dr. Roy Arnold
47 years experience Internal Medicine
Criteria not met: The American Thoracic Society suggests weekly augmentation therapy with human pooled AAT for individuals who have plasma levels of AAT less than 11 µm ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Geisler
27 years experience Gynecologic Oncology
Chemo: Alpha 1 anti-trypsin deficiency does not prevent you from doing most chemo.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kristel Hunt
23 years experience Hepatology
Liver or lung?: most good pulmonologists and hepatologists would certainly be well versed in what is admittedly a rare disease. If you're not finding it to be the ca ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Herrera
43 years experience Internal Medicine
Many benign causes: Almost any virus or other exposure that provokes your immune system can produce a "defensive " or protective response. Albumin is a useful parameter ... Read More
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Dr. Dariush Saghafi
33 years experience Neurology
You must be reading: about its use as it treats nightmares in the brain. So yes, it clearly crosses the BBB and clearly WORKS. I treat many people with PTSD and nightmar ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Ekizian
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Diagnosis of AAT def: Alpha-1-antitrypsin is a protease inhibitor of the enzyme elastase. Deficiency can result in disease of the lung, liver, and skin. The serum level is ... Read More

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