Top
10
Doctor insights on: Anti Phospho Lipid Syndrome

Share
1

1
Rhuematogist tested me for antiphosphoid lipid syndrome came back positive on fort test will be getting another soon 12 weeks apart what ate symptoms?

Rhuematogist tested me for antiphosphoid lipid syndrome came back positive on fort test will be getting another soon 12 weeks apart what ate symptoms?

Symptoms vary: Positive anti phospholipids can be seen in patient's with no complaints. In women, they may play a role in recurrent miscarriages. They also can be associated with blood clots in the veins ( legs and lungs) and less common in the arteries. Most patients have low levels of anti-phospholipids and have no symptoms. Agree with a recheck since certain labs may not have the best standardized tests ...Read more

Dr. Cornelius O'Leary Jr
5 doctors shared insights

Lipid (Definition)

Are fats that are found ...Read more


2

2
Too many lipids, what to do?

Too many lipids, what to do?

Diet and exercise: Statins are recommended for elevated cholesterol but if you can reduce the statin dosage with less toxic omega 3 in fish oil either dietary supplement or prescription vascepa. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
3

3
What is a fasting lipids test?

What is a fasting lipids test?

Cholesterol, TG Test: The standard lipid panel measures levels of blood cholesterol and triglycerides (tg). These lipids are carried in the circulation by various lipoprotein particles such as tg rich vldl and cholesterol rich LDL and hdl. Tg is used to estimate vldl concentration, while the cholesterol carried in LDL and HDL (ldl-c and hdl-c) is used to estimate LDL and HDL particle concentrations. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
4

4
Question about my lipid profile?

Nonspecific: Need the details of your lipid profile, and ideally, in addition, other details of your health history, as cannot determine the impact of a lipid profile out of context of an individual's health status. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
5

5
What are the functions of lipids?

Several: Lipids include triglycerides and cholesterol. Triglycerides are tiny droplets of fat in the bloodstream. They are formed from fat absorbed from intestines. It is how your body moves fat from your intestines to other parts of body for storage. Cholesterol is vital to life, and is used to make cell membranes (the casing of cells) and hormones like testosterone and others. Check out CardioGauge.com ...Read more

7

7
Please explain the role of lipids?

High levels: Epidemioloigcally, elevated lipid levels are associated with the development of arteriosclerosis which is the underlying cause of heart attacks and strokes. ...Read more

8

8
Why are lipids important in a diet?

Cell membrane : ...integrity. Cells need some lipids as building blocks for cell membrane stnthesis ...Read more

10

10
How do lipids keep our cells healthy?

The cell membrane: is made of lipids. The membrane is like a plastic bag that holds the cell contents inside. Without lipids, there would be no flexible cells, and as a result no humans or any other animals for that matter. Hope this helps. Visit CardioGauge.com for heart health education. ...Read more