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A 35-year-old female asked:

What autoimmune s this? severe fatigue, painful leg muscles, rashes on neck, legs, elbows, dry cough, shortness of breath, decreased appetite, ast 214.1, alt 474.4, albumin in urine 5112, blood albumin 2.35g/l, cpk382 covid-neg., ana neg., hepa neg?

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 63 years experience
Nephrologist : These findings show evidence of liver inflammation and glomerular damage of the kidneys causing marked loss of protein in your urine. The !atter has resulted in low serum albumin which leads to swelling if legs and ankles. Primary amlyloidosis is a possibility. An immunofixation study of your urine to look for elevated abnormal light chains would be an important test. Start with a nephrologist
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