A 24-year-old female asked:
If i had strep throat while getting blood work & my protein & globulin levels came back elevated... was strep the cause of it???
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Pathology 49 years experience
How elevated?: 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. Talk to the doctor who ordered the tests. Having said that, if you were dehydrated when the blood sample was collected, that may explain the "high" level. It would have helped to have the actual values.
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