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Which Are The Normal Blood Levels Labs For Celiac Disease
See below: A decreasing globulin is not necessarily associated with an autoimmune process. ...Read more
What is likely hood of patient with undiagnosed inflammatory bowel disease to have normal blood tests levels ?
Depends on disease: activity. A person with quiescent disease is likely to have normal blood test results for the routine tests. ...Read more
Can a diagnosis of lupus SLE be given if all blood tests (CRP, rheumatoid factor and full blood count) are within normal ranges?
What diseases cause inflammation of blood vessels in the brain, whereby CBC is normal...Monocytes, lymphocytes...Etc. Are also normal?
What's blood test lipoprotein associated phospholipase a2 used for and what are normal and desirable levels for men?
If you had pelvic inflammatory disease would the erp blood test be elevated and white blood cell count be higher than normal?
Not paradoxical: The problem is that copper can't get out of certain cells. The reason for ceruloplasmin being low is under study; since it carries copper, this metal also tends to be low. Checking serum copper and serum ceruloplasmin as a screen for wilson's misses up to a quarter of cases, especially if the person is already sick with anything. ...Read more
Are the lab tests PT, PTT, BMP, celiac profile, and thyroid profile give off any markers to check for Crohn's Disease or are these tests irrelevant?
Husband has liver disease. AST, ALT blood work is normal. since these tests check for liver disease is it odd that the blood work is normal?
No, that's common: You list alcoholic hepatitis as a diagnosis. If Hubby has recovered from alcoholic hepatitis, then the AST and ALT will be normal again. There may be scarring (cirrhosis, even) but if he's sobered up, the enzymes will be normal anyway. Anybody can raise their enzymes by being drunk for a few days without actual liver disease worth diagnosis. Glad he's better; hope he thanks you. ...Read more
My very low reading of IGF-1 is being investigated by glucagon test and MRI. If the cause of low IGF-1is malabsorption, will these tests show this?
Does low serum globulin affect blood tests that assess immunoglobulin levels? For example if an illness caused proteinuria, could a disease actually cause the test for it to be falsely negative?
Sure: Are the mechanisms okay? If you feel well, usually your amylase is just tagged with an immunoglobulin that slows its clearance. If your kidneys aren't working well, you don't lose it fast enough. If your pancreas is even a little bit hurt, or your salivary glands, you get some in your bloodstream. Even morphine can make this happen. How do you FEEL? ...Read more
Which of these tests is the hiv test. The comprehensive metabolic panel, the lipid panel, or the hemoglobin A1C. I can't tell which one is for hiv.
What can cause increased WBC, CRP,and Chloride levels in blood tests when all other lab work is normal?
Need More tests: A single blood sample may not accurately reflect cortisol levels as peak values may have occurred at a different point during the daily cycle, producing a normal blood sample when cortisol levels are actually elevated. The elevation would be detected, however, by 24-hour urine cortisol levels. High urine cortisol can be caused by cushing's, lung cancer, adrenal tumors. ...Read more
Post VTE and extensive testing the only abnormal result is a highly elevated b2glycoprotein IGA. Lupus and other diseases have been ruled out. Cause?
Sometimes : We never know. Some people for some reason just get them . ...Read more
Low sugar/iron: A gastric(stomach)ulcer can cause slow bleeding therefore loss of iron , some people may have multiple endocrine syndrome( men1) that causes tumors that secrete Insulin ( insulinoma) and others that secrete gastrin(gastrinoma) , consequently low sugar from too much Insulin and low iron from slow bleeding as a result of gastric ulcer, however low glucose and low iron may entirely be unrelated. ...Read more
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