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Is it common for inbred groups like ashkenazi jews and the amish to have hereditary problems?

Is it common for inbred groups like ashkenazi jews and the amish to have hereditary problems?

Yes: Many hereditary problems are due to the coming together of two parent 'carriers' of a recessive trait, those traits are more common in those groups due to the closer relationship genetically of these people. ...Read more

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Painful bumps on both shins. Now one swollen ankle. Had a strange rash a few weeks ago. Dr. Is at a loss. Had a blood panel done. Not abnormal. Help!

Painful bumps on both shins. Now one swollen ankle. Had a strange rash a few weeks ago. Dr. Is at a loss. Had a blood panel done. Not abnormal. Help!

Erythema nodosum????: You need to see a rheumatologist. Looka like- erythema nodosum (painful bumps), rash, arthritis involving ankle --- several infectious and non infectious diseases can do this. ...Read more

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Is it common for inbred groups like ashkenazi jews and the amish to have hereditary problems?

Yes: Many hereditary problems are due to the coming together of two parent 'carriers' of a recessive trait, those traits are more common in those groups due to the closer relationship genetically of these people. ...Read more

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Genetic causes- splenomegaly, fatty liver, seizures, fatigue, psychosis and ataxia? Neg. For np a/b/c, lupus, wilson's and ashkenazi diseases

Genetic causes- splenomegaly, fatty liver, seizures, fatigue, psychosis and ataxia? Neg. For np a/b/c, lupus, wilson's and ashkenazi diseases

This is a lot: I wish my answer was as good as your question. Some of your symptoms could be part of an immunologically mediated illness. These as you know can have a genetic basis. You have looked in some important areas. Your evaluation may be a variety of laboratory studies genetics studies and tissue biopsies to help clarify. ...Read more

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What are the most important parts of the nutrition facts panel on packaged foods?

What are the most important parts of the nutrition facts panel on packaged foods?

Important to you: They are all important that's why they are there. It depends what you are trying to achieve. If diabetic, pay attention to limiting simple sugars. If high cholesterol, pay attention to amount of cholesterol. If on a diet, pay attention to total calories per serving. If constipated or bowel movement issues, looking at amount and type of fiber might be important to you ...Read more

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I need to know what is 5 panel drug test?

I need to know what is 5 panel drug test?

Drug test: See : http://en. M.Wikipedia. Org/wiki/drug_test


5 panel drug test tests for:
amp-amphetamines
coc-cocaine
bzo-benzodiazepines
opi-opiates
thc-marijuana. ...Read more

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What are the 12 panel drug test tests for?

What are the 12 panel drug test tests for?

Varies: I am not sure there is a standard 12 panel test. Most I have seen look for the following:

•amp-amphetamines
•coc-cocaine
•bzo-benzodiazepines
•opi-opiates
•thc-marijuana
•pcp-phencyclidine

•bar-barbiturates
•mamp-methamphetamine
•mdma-ecstasy
•mtd-methadone
•oxy-oxycodone
•ppx-propoxphene. ...Read more

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What is a 10 panel etg drug test?

What is a 10 panel etg drug test?

Drugs: The 10 panel means it tests for 10 substances. This is a pretty common number for drug screens. The etg means it tests alcohol. The etg will test positive if alcohol has been consumed recently and is a common test in zero tolerance programs. ...Read more

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Cost of a rheumatoid factor test or panel?

Cost of a rheumatoid factor test or panel?

Variable: Several online sites to order your own cash pay which are generally cheaper than in a hospital. Reputable one is lifeextension. Com. Can google others: "online lab tests". ...Read more

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Would prostatitis show up in a full blood panel?

Would prostatitis show up in a full blood panel?

No: Prostatitis is a clinical diagnosis, not a laboratory diagnosis. Urine tests may show infection or inflammation, but usually not. The psa may also be elevated. The only way to diagnose prostatitis is with a physical examination. ...Read more

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Which drugs are included on an eighteen panel drug screen?

Drug screen: Amphetamines, Methamphetamine, Barbiturates, Benzodiazepines, Cocaine, Marijuana, Methadone, Morphine, Opiates, PCP, Buprenorphine, Tricyclic antidepressants, Oxycodone, Propoxyphene, MDMA. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: autoimmune panel?

What is the definition or description of: autoimmune panel?

Group of tests: An "autoimmune panel" is a group of blood tests used to evaluate a person for the possibility of several autoimmune diseases. It is important to remember that no blood test is perfect, and getting to a diagnosis is usually much more complex than drawing blood and looking at a number on the results report. ...Read more

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Should I feel pain in my liver if my liver panels were high?

Should I feel pain in my liver if my liver panels were high?

May be: If your liver panels are high, which likely means your liver enzymes are high, you may have abdominal discomfort, because this could mean inflammation of the liver. You need to see a doctor for further evaluation of abnormal liver panels. ...Read more

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What is the difference between a 5 and 10 panel drug screen?

# of tests done: Some screen do more specific tests like types of opiod and benzo, thc and others drugs of abuse. The tests will vary by the number of tests done. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: insect venom panel?

What is the definition or description of: insect venom panel?

Flying insects: The insect venom panel uses venom from wasp, honey bee, yellow jacket, yellow hornets and white faced hornets. Fire ant allergens are also used if there is any indication to test. ...Read more

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Can you help? Could prostatitis come up in a full blood panel?

Can you help? Could prostatitis come up in a full blood panel?

No: No known blood tests for prostatitis, though it is one cause of an elevated psa (bloodtest). Prostatitis is usually a clinical diagnosis, meaning the diagnosis is based on the history and physical exam findings. Testing of the urine or prostate secretions can also be helpful. ...Read more

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What is a ten panel drug screen? How far back can it detect drugs?

Urine drug screen?: Drugs tested for usually include cocaine, amphetamines, benzodiazepines, opioids, cannabis. Each drug has it's own time until cleared. MJ can still be detected up to 4-6 wks after last use depending on how much, how long, and how consistently used. Valium also can be detected up to a month. ...Read more

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Are there any opiates that are undetectable on a standard 5 panel test?

Are there any opiates that are undetectable on a standard 5 panel test?

Opiates & urine test: Some opiates do not show on screening urine tests (like fentanyl) BUT if opiates were used, then they should show on confirmation testing. ...Read more

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Can thc be detected in a Blood Panel even if they are not tested for it?

Can thc be detected in a Blood Panel even if they are not tested for it?

No: Labs would need to run specific tests for THC for it to be detected. It is not detected in routine lab work. ...Read more

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Autoimmune panel: what are the odds those tests will find anything wrong?

Autoimmune panel: what are the odds those tests will find anything wrong?

5%: These tests are callibrated on the basis of a statistical probability, typically accepting a 5% frequency of false positives. So they may be abnormal in 1 of 20 individuals, but that does not mean that there is anything "wrong". ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: heavy metals panel with cadmium random urine?

What is the definition or description of: heavy metals panel with cadmium random urine?

More info: Random urine I think means a random spot urine test unlike 24 hour test. The name implies that heavy metal and cadmium are being checked in a random sample. I am not aware of such a test. ...Read more

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I'm a phd. Md wants extensive panel. How are we to interpret results that are equivocal?

See below: As with most tests, you would initially want something with a high sensitivity and then high specificity. So you could do a confirmatory test or another related test to support your original hypothesis, depending on your predictive value (based on the clinical evidence & current literature). ...Read more

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What amount of time do I need to pass a 10 panel urine test. I'm 6'1, 165 and smoke everyday?

What amount of time do I need to pass a 10 panel urine test. I'm 6'1, 165 and smoke everyday?

Heavy marijuana: Users who smoke daily can test positive up to 90 days after they have stopped using. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more

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Will lidocaine patches 5% show up on a 12 panel drug test? And how long does it stay in your system?

No: Lidocaine is not part of the 12 drug panel. You may consult this site for information on this topic.
https://www. Anylabtestnow. Com/tests/drug-test-12-panel-urine/
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex. ...Read more

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How do I bill for an albumin and bilirubin test. Individually using cpt 82040, 82247 or a panel 80053?

Billing: I would use individual cpt codes as I think this would give you maximal remuneration. ...Read more

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Took a half of hydrcodone sunday night. Not a all the time user. Will it show up in urine 10 panel test on tues? Urgent!

Took a half of hydrcodone sunday night. Not a all the time user. Will it show up in urine 10 panel test on tues? Urgent!

It might: It hard to tell if Hydrocodone will still be in your system. The half life of hydrocodone in a healthy person is around 8-9 hours. So if has been about 36 hours since you took the Hydrocodone, there might be a trace of the hydrocodone still in your system. It also depends on the test and how sensitive it is for level of hydrocodone still in your system. ...Read more