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In the kidney function blood test can THC show up?

In the kidney function blood test can THC show up?

See below: Usually it is a urine test. One would have to specifically test for thc...It is not part of the kidney function panel. ...Read more

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What blood test shows adrenal function or adrenal fatigue?

What blood test shows adrenal function or adrenal fatigue?

Several of them: "Adrenal fatigue" is a "pop" / "fad" diagnosis seen mostly in people in difficult living situations; I think it's bogus. True adrenal insufficiency can be screened for by simply labs but often requires an ACTH stimulation test for definitive diagnosis; it's fatal if missed. Too much adrenal hormone / cortisol is best screened for by timed urine studies and a dexamethasone suppression test. ...Read more

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My recent blood test shows borderline liver function. I have no gallbladder, what can this mean?

My recent blood test shows borderline liver function. I have no gallbladder, what can this mean?

Fatty Liver: People who have had their gallbladder removed can still suffer from fatty liver and fatty liver is a risk factor for gallstone formation. I would start a very low fat diet ( ...Read more

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What blood tests test kidney function? What kind of blood test do I need to show how well my kidneys are working?

What blood tests test kidney function? What kind of blood test do I need to show how well my kidneys are working?

BUN and creatinine: Blood urea nitrogen (BUN) and a serum creatinine are used to measure how effectively your kidneys are screening out those waste products from your blood. They are a routine test almost universally done with blood chemistries. ...Read more

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Does blood test for thyroid function show hormone irregularities?

Only thyroid: If the only hormone measured was thyroid, then that is the only hormone abnormality that would be detected. ...Read more

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Recently blood test shows increased liver function, ultrasound showed pancreatic and liver cysts, what could this mean?

Recently blood test shows increased liver function, ultrasound showed pancreatic and liver cysts, what could this mean?

Cysts: Pancreatic cysts are of many types, some benign some with malignant potential. Liver cysts are less well understood. Increased lfts mean something--medication, alcohol, internal liver disorders--is causing liver dysfunction. Ultrasound is just a screening step for more tests, including ct, nuclear med, and other blood studies. Any cyst (s) in either organ may require a biopsy. ...Read more

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My son's blood test report shows high values for liver function test. What is the problem he had viral fever and took antibiotics?

My son's blood test report shows high values for liver function test. What is the problem he had viral fever and took antibiotics?

Liver function tests: Would need a lot more information such as what tests are elevated and the level of elevation. Some viral infections other than viral hepatitis can elevate the liver tests and some antibiotics also can do this. Generally the tests will return to normal over a period of time, but if they remain elevated further evaluation should be undertaken. ...Read more

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Can a blood test find liver cancer? My mom gets regular liver function tests. I think because of cirrhosis, or maybe another liver problem. I’m afraid the disease will cause cancer. Will cancer show up on the blood tests?

Can a blood test find liver cancer? My mom gets regular liver function tests. I think because of cirrhosis, or maybe another liver problem. I’m afraid the disease will cause cancer. Will cancer show up on the blood tests?

Sometimes: The diagnosis of cancer is made generally initially by various kinds of imaging tests - ultrasound, radionuclide liver scans and ct or mri, usually in patients where there is already suspicion. There is a test, called AFP (alpha fetoprotein) which is sometimes followed in patients with cirrhosis to try to detect cancer early; however, other conditions also cause it to go up. The best test=biopsy. ...Read more

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What can a blood test show dr?

What can a blood test show dr?

A lot: Blood tests are usually done for specific reasons. Some may help make a diagnosis and other help to exclude the condition being entertained by the doctor. ...Read more

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What does a vap blood test show?

What does a vap blood test show?

Blood lipids: In the so called "vap" LDL is measured directly and not calculated from total cholesterol, HDL and triglycerides. However, if your triglycerides are below 400, it does not add value. I would suggest that you stick to a usual fasting blood lipid profile and follow your doctor's advice. ...Read more

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Does tabacco show in a blood test?

Yes: Presence of nicotine metabolites can be detected in blood. However, routine blood tests do not examine for these chemicals. ...Read more

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Which things can a blood test show?

Many: If depends on the test done. There are thousands of different blood tests that look for different entities. See this site for more info.
http://www. Hopkinsmedicine. Org/healthlibrary/test_procedures/cardiovascular/blood_test_135, 49/. ...Read more

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My blood test shows an A/G ratio of 3. What should I do?

My blood test shows an A/G ratio of 3. What should I do?

Nothing: If you are well otherwise. Be thankful for good health. Reference ranges are set so that a few percent of folks fall outside on either end. ...Read more

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What are your thoughts? Could weed, k2, or tabacco show up in a blood test?

THC info: Single use cannabis use can show up in blood for 12 to 24 hours. Regular use cannabis can show up in blood for 2 to 7 days. ...Read more

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I had a blood test that shows my immature granulocytes0.050. What does that mean?

I had a blood test that shows my immature granulocytes0.050. What does that mean?

Need more info: All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually in the best position to do that. Having said that, a count of 0.05 does not seem to be meaningful, unless the cells are blasts. It would be prudent to discuss it with your doctor. ...Read more

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What blood test show Amyloidosis?

What blood test show Amyloidosis?

No blood test: There is no blood test to detect amyloidosis. Sophisticated laboratory techniques called electrophoresis or free light chain assays may reveal early evidence of some amyloid proteins.

A biopsy is needed to confirm a diagnosis of amyloidosis and determine the specific type of protein involved in the disease. ...Read more

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Do viruses show up in a blood test?

Which, and which?: That depends on which viruses you're asking about, and which blood tests. There are specific blood tests for specific viruses, but not all viruses can be tested for. ...Read more

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Will thc/weed show up on a blood test?

Maybe: When taking a blood test certain things are asked for. If thc levels are not asked for they will not be detected. ...Read more

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Will nicotine show up in a blood test?

Will nicotine show up in a blood test?

Yes: If they are specifically testing for it. Cotinine, the main metabolite of nicotine, is generally tested for in urine, where it is present in larger amounts than in blood and is easier to find. However, it can be detected in blood as well. If you are a smoker, the easiest way to "beat" the test is to stop smoking! Please consider stopping and getting help doing it if you need to. ...Read more

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Will aciclovir show up on a blood test?

Will aciclovir show up on a blood test?

No.: It is not tested for in any routine bloodwork. Only a highly specific reference lab could perform this analysis. ...Read more

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Could hepatitis show up in a blood test?

Could hepatitis show up in a blood test?

IF TESTING FOR IT: Yes it will show in your blood if you are testing for it
Sometime routine chemistry may show elevated liver enzymes raising suspicision of Hepattis and a cofirmatory test is done to find what kind of Hepatitis it is A, B or C ...Read more

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How soon can herpes show up on a blood test?

How soon can herpes show up on a blood test?

1 week: There are two different antibodies that would be associated with a herpes infection. Igm would go up in the first few weeks. Then the igm would fall and igg
would start going up after about a month and it usually stays up. Just have to do the right test at the right time. ...Read more

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Will a blood test show if am preagnent ir not?

Will a blood test show if am preagnent ir not?

Yes: So with a urine pregnancy test with the exception of the first one to two weeks of pregnancy. If you have missed your menstrual cycle than a urine pregnancy test is accurate. ...Read more

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Can using canastan hc show up on a blood test?

Canesten hc: If you mean canesten hc, it will not show up in routine blood tests. ...Read more

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Can just a one-off blood test show dehydration?

Can just a one-off blood test show dehydration?

More data: Blood and urine testing can help confirm a diagnosis of dehydration, but it is also dependent on the physical exam and history of the patient. Using just the lab result alone, it would be difficult to confidently say that a patient was dehydrated. ...Read more

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Could hepatitis show up in a regular blood test?

Yes: If they check liver enzymes these can be elevated, but not necessarily always. A hepatitis panel can be checked with a blood test. ...Read more

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Can weed show up on a urine and any blood test?

Yes: There are specific tests for components of marijuana that will be detectable in blood and urine after use. If you are applying for certain types of jobs and they will test you for 'drugs of abuse' then you should not have used marijuana for several weeks prior to testing, just to be sure the tests will be negative. ...Read more

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Will it show on a blood test if I smoke cigarettes?

Yes: If it is tested for. A lot of insurance and employment physicals check for it. ...Read more

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My blood test report shows ESR 3 what is its meaning?

My blood test report shows ESR 3 what is its meaning?

ESR: Or the erythrocyte sedimentation rate is a test used to determine the presence of inflammation. The test is non specific. An ESR of 3 is normal. ...Read more

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Does a blood test always show if a person has leukemia?

Does a blood test always show if a person has leukemia?

Not always: Leukemia is a cancer of cells within the bone marrow. This often spills into the blood, but not always. If blood tests do not confirm a leukemia diagnosis and there is still a suspicion of leukemia, a bone marrow aspirate and biopsy will be performed. This usually confirms the diagnosis. ...Read more

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It is possible that a blood test show the use of cocaine?

Urine: Or hair is used to detect the presence of Cocaine not blood. ...Read more

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How long would it take herpes to show up on a blood test?

How long would it take herpes to show up on a blood test?

<2 weeks: It usually take1-2 weeks for a healthy immune system to produce IgM anti-bodies to a viral infection. There are 2 types of herpes simplex 1 and 2, so both tests are available. If a patient has IgG herpes antibodies then the patient has already been exposed 'some time ago.' hope that helps. ...Read more

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Blood test shows cortisol 1.29 microgr. What does it mean?

Blood test shows cortisol 1.29 microgr. What does it mean?

Can't tell: Hormones including cortisol are secreted in a pulsatile fashion depending on a variety of internal and external stimuli. Only the doc who ordered this test can understand its implications. ...Read more

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After an abortion, when will it not show for a blood test?

Depends: It depends on haw far along the pregnancy was and whether the pregnancy hormone (HCG) is tested in blood or urine. It can take several days to clear the hormone from a system that is no longer pregnant. ...Read more

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Blood test shows gama GT is high at 150. What does it mean?

May just be you: Some people run a GGT that's several times normal, through their lives. Occasionally I have to write letters on behalf of these people, who are accused of being secret alcohol abusers. If the high GGT is brand-new, there may be another explanation. Your physician knows how to follow up. ...Read more

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What would experts say? Could a blood test show a lymphoma?

What would experts say? Could a blood test show a lymphoma?

Only when it spread: Some aggressive forms present both in organs and blood and called lymphoma leukemia. Example is adult T cell with lymph blood and skin tumors. Most lymphomas however are not in blood at the onset, but maybe there when they progress. Lymphomas are not one disease, but many, sort of like generic for cancer, not one but a multitude of types. ...Read more

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Might a sexual transmitted disease show up on a blood test?

STD: Stds do show up on blood tests--if they are tested for. Syphilis, hiv, hep, can be revealed in blood, as some herpes. The others like chlamydia and gc are done with swabs. But "routine" blood tests don't "screen" for these diseases. ...Read more

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Can a blood test show elevated levels of provigil/modafinil?

Can a blood test show elevated levels of provigil/modafinil?

Yes.: It's level in the blood can be measured, but will fluctuate wildly since it is out of your system after 14 hrs! ...Read more