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What is the normal range of alpha 2 macroglobulin and if elevated what does it mean?

Many causes for : Increase. 100-280mg per 100 ml of serum is the normal level of Alpha 2. It is elevated in inflammation and nephrotic syndrome. However, all lab results need to be interpreted in the clinical test and the doctor who ordered the test is in the best position to do that. See this more info. http://www.mayomedicallaboratories.com/test-catalog/clinical+and+interpretive/9270. ...Read more

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What is the normal range of alpha 2 macroglobulin and if elevated what does it mean?

Many causes for : Increase. 100-280mg per 100 ml of serum is the normal level of Alpha 2. It is elevated in inflammation and nephrotic syndrome. However, all lab results need to be interpreted in the clinical test and the doctor who ordered the test is in the best position to do that. See this more info. http://www.mayomedicallaboratories.com/test-catalog/clinical+and+interpretive/9270. ...Read more

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Is alpha2 and alpha 2 macroglobulin the same blood test?

Is alpha2 and alpha 2 macroglobulin the same blood test?

Blood Tests: There are. Few more Alpha 2's in the blood that can be tested. One of those is Alpha2 macro globulin. You doctor should specify what he/she wants done, depending on the diagnosis, so the lab can do the proper tests. ...Read more

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M spike in.Urinie protine alpha 2?

M spike in.Urinie protine alpha 2?

An M spike in either: The urine or the serum reflects the production of a single (monoclonal) globulin. It is found in multiple myeloma, a malignancy of the plasma cells that make antibody, and also can be found in so-called monoclonal gammopathy of unclear significance (mgus) which is generally benign. ...Read more

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What is alpha 2%(epr) ? My value was 13.9 on a range of 9.0-13.0%. What does this mean?

What is alpha 2%(epr) ?  My value was 13.9 on a range of 9.0-13.0%.  What does this  mean?

EPR: Is it what you mean http://lifescience-market.Com/human-beta-endorphin-receptor-b-epr-elisa-kit-p-659.Html then it says has no clinical value, just for research. ...Read more

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What does a high alpha 2 protein electrophoresis indicate?

What does a high alpha 2 protein electrophoresis indicate?

Nothing Particular: It is one of those changes which has no clear cut medical implications. You can ignore it and you would not have to think about it or anything serious that I can medically relate it to. Good like ...Read more

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Should I be worried with about my recent globulin levels? They are Albumin 59.9 Alpha 1 5.8 Alpha 2 10.7 B1 6.7 B2 5.9 Gamma 11.0 and No M Spike

Should I be worried with about my recent globulin levels? They are Albumin 59.9  Alpha 1 5.8  Alpha 2 10.7   B1 6.7   B2 5.9 Gamma 11.0 and No M Spike

Stop worrying: This doesn't say "disease". Nobody has every lab absolutely textbook-perfect. Reference ranges are set so that several percent of healthy folks fall slightly outside. ...Read more