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A 38-year-old female asked:

Had routine blood work recently done, all came back normal expect for my calcium levels slightly high -10.5, protein 8.3, albumin 5.2. i'm female. ?

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Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 19 years experience
High calcium: levels may mean that you are slightly dehydrated, or it may be real. Your albumin is normal so it is not a factor in falsely low calcium levels. At 10.5 it may be a normal variant (reference range 10.4). I would have it checked again in 1 month to be sure.
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