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What does it mean if your immunoglobulin m is low and your hemoglobin alc is high?

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Dr. Robert Ramirez
Allergy and Immunology 19 years experience
Unrelated: They are unrelated. Low IgM is usually not clinically significant (depending on how low of course). Talk to an allergist immunologist to figure this out. A high A1c would suggest diabetes. Talk to your primary care doctor.

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A 33-year-old member asked:

What does a high level of immunoglobulin m mean?

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Dr. David Shulan
Allergy and Immunology 42 years experience
Several causes: Multiple myeloma, early infections, rheumatoid arthritis and some kinds of kidney disease can cause this. The likely causes can vary with the age of the person. You need to discuss this with your physician.

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