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Alpha 1 Acid Glycoprotein
What does " ALPHA-1-ANTITRYPSIN " mean?Component Standard Range Your Value 90 - 200 mg 218
why is mine elevated?
Alpha-1: Alpha-1-antitrypsin is a protein produced by the liver which helps to protect the liver and lungs from damage. Approximately 1 in 2,500 people have a deficiency (hereditary) which puts them at higher risk for early lung (COPD) and liver disease (cirrhosis, cancer). This deficiency can be detected by a blood test. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
AAT deficiency: Measurement of alpha-1-antitrypsin serum concentration is used to determine if a patient has the inherited disorder aat deficiency. If the aat serum level is greater than 80 mg/dl, it is unlikely that the patient has clinically significant aat deficiency. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I just had some lab work done. What would cause a low serum albumin level, high alpha 1 and 2 and high c-reactive protein and low vit d?
Likely inflammation: Generally, decreased Albumin and increased globulins are seen in inflammatory conditions, acute or chronic. The fever ; high CRP also support this. Of note, other conditions may cause this including cancer, but still, the most likely explanation is infection/inflammation. A low vitamin d level may be caused by inadequate intake, no sun exposure, absorbtion problem, kidney disease, obesity. ...Read more
Not enough evidence.: There is not a lot of data or good studies to say that it is "safe" to take during pregnancy and breastfeeding. On the other hand, there is not any data that it is harmful either. You and your physician need to weigh the benefits of the therapy and the lack of other alternative therapies known to be safe for pregnancy. If you aren't healthy without it, then neither is your pregnancy... ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Normal: All it means is that you do not have alpha 1 anti-trypsin deficiency. ...Read more
An 83 yrs female with 473 ALKP and Alpha 1, Alpha 2, Beta and Gamma fraction elevated. Does this means that could be cancer?
Elevated blood tests: Best to speak with the patients doctors to interpret the tests in this particular patient. ...Read more
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