A member asked:

What is high serum blood protein associated with? this lead to a ana which detected sjrogrens. i am not sure now why keeping high blood levels.

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh answered

Specializes in Pathology

immunoglboulins. Sjogren is associated with chronic inflammation and elevated serum immunoglobulins so that total serum proteins are increased. It is not the serum proteins, but the underlying disorder that needs to be treated. You may consult this site for info: http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/sjogrens-syndrome/basics/definition/con-20020275

Answered Apr 23, 2016



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