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Sharp prostate pain for 2 days/prostate and jaw lymph node pain after masturbation/fatigue/weight loss. Any diagnosis? Blood tests normal. Seen doc

Sharp prostate pain for 2 days/prostate and jaw lymph node pain after masturbation/fatigue/weight loss. Any diagnosis? Blood tests normal. Seen doc

Please see your: Doc. You may have a prostate infection or systemic infection. The weight loss and fatigue need to be addressed also. A thorough exam will tell you a lot if you tell the doc everything. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Which internal organs may cause vibration in Perineum? The vibration happens when I am at laying position. No results of blood tests and Paracetamol.

Which internal organs may cause vibration in Perineum? The vibration happens when I am at laying position. No results of blood tests and Paracetamol.

Intestine: What you are experiencing as vibration is likely to be the movement of gas in the intestine. A second possibility is muscular contraction of the pelvic muscles. Such a sensation is usually not a cause for concern.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. 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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Received results from various blood tests. When I asked if he knew what my blood type was, he said he wasn't allowed to tell me it. Is that true? .

Received results from various blood tests. When I asked if he knew what my blood type was, he said he wasn't allowed to tell me it. Is that true? .

Blood type: Not sure why anyone would withhold your test results for any reason--uk or usa. They are your biz and you have the right to know the results. Advise you intend to obtain them with or without his consent and will take action. ...Read more

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How long does its take for HGH blood tests results?

How long does its take for HGH blood tests results?

About 2 weeks: The test can be done in minutes however, it should be done after a missed period.
Blood test may be done a day after a missed period. Home pregnancy tests should be done 4-5 days after the missed period. Use first morning urine and follow instructions for the test carefully. ...Read more

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What could the reason be for multiple elevated co 2 blood tests results?

What could the reason be for multiple elevated co 2 blood tests results?

Balance: The blood co2 level is a component subject to change based on the dynamics of ventilation. Reduced ventilation leads co2 levels to rise while increasing ventilation will cause it to fall. ...Read more

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I have had full blood tests done and the results have come back borderline what does this mean?

I have had full blood tests done and the results have come back borderline what does this mean?

Reference range: Laboratories establish reference ranges for test results which reflect the normal spectrum, from high to low, for results of most healthy people. The results of some healthy people will fall outside the reference range. "borderline" results may reflect this variation in healthy people or may signal a result worth watching over time. Your doctor will correlate the results with your overall health. ...Read more

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Would huntingtons disease affect any other blood tests? (cause abnormal blood results for anything)

Would huntingtons disease affect any other blood tests? (cause abnormal blood results for anything)

Not usually: Unless due to the disorder, other complications have occurred such as infection, malnutrition, chemical imbalance, the only standard abnormal blood test would be the genetic studies. ...Read more

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Just checked my blood tests from the emergency department and it says that the hemolise interfered with the results, what does that mean? Is it bad?

No: Hemolysis means that something went wrong when they collected or stored the blood. The blood cells burst and released their chemicals in the serum causing a high potassium level and apparent anemia. That simply means your test needs to be repeated because the results are not valid. ...Read more

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I have blood tests for my annual check up due. Due to the the holidays I ate a lot of bad stuff....will this affect my results? How long should I wait

I have blood tests for my annual check up due. Due to the the holidays I ate a lot of bad stuff....will this affect my results? How long should I wait

Depends: What test are scheduled? Lipid studies may be affected. If you are back to you your usual routine about a week before the tests, it should be okay. If you are required to fast before the tests, make sure you fast at least 9 hours. You may drink water. If you take any medications, check with your doctor if s/he wishes you to skip medications that morning. ...Read more

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Received results from blood tests. When I asked the doctor my bloody type, he said he wasn't allowed to tell me. Surely that's not true? .

Misunderstanding: If your physician is like some folks I know, it's perhaps a joke. Patients have an absolute right to all their medical information. However, routine labs don't test the abo/rh blood type. ...Read more

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How long does it take to get the results of your yearly blood tests back?

How long does it take to get the results of your yearly blood tests back?

Done the same day: Most routine tests are done by the lab within a few hours, usually less than four, of receiving the specimen. The results are communicated to the ordering physician, who then relays the findings to the patient. A few of the test may take longer to perform but virually all are done within a week. ...Read more

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I had a 12week NT scan results were good but blood tests came back 1:390 what does this mean?

I had a 12week NT scan results were good but blood tests came back 1:390 what does this mean?

High titer.: This most likely means you have a high titer of some antibody like anti-nuclear antibody, or some other antibody. The 1:390 means that it had to be diluted 390 parts for it to be read on the titer or concentration scale. That is how high the concentration is and it is very high. This may indicate presence of some disease like sle or rheumatiod arthritis. ...Read more

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Is it possible to have an infection and have negative results on blood tests?

Is it possible to have an infection and have negative results on blood tests?

Yes: But this depends upon the type of infection to which you are referring and the type of blood tests you have undergone. If you are referring to blood cultures, it is very common for these to be negative in the presence of many forms of infections, and the reasons are quite complex. ...Read more

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How long is it supposed to it take for hepatitis blood tests to come back with accurate results?

Depends on the Lab: Antibody to hep b and even the dna tests for hep b can be done the day the sample is collected. However, the labs sometimes batch the tests and in that case the results would be avilable the day the lab runs the test. ...Read more

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I had blood tests recently and the results say 'liver chemistry normal'. What does this mean? What have they tested?

I had blood tests recently and the results say 'liver chemistry normal'. What does this mean? What have they tested?

Liver function tests: They tested a group of chemistries that when properly interpreted can tell if there isdamage or dysfunction to how well the liver is working. Things like hepatitis and alcoholism can cause damage that elevates the levels of liver specific chemistry tests. ...Read more

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4 mnth baby has blood tests results showing a slight elevation in his ft4 levels and his calcium. Is this serious or related?

4 mnth baby has blood tests results showing a slight elevation in his ft4 levels and his calcium. Is this serious or related?

Why?: 1)why these tests were done? As this is not routinely done in a 4 month old. 2) ft4 has no relevance without concomitant suppression of TSH and clinical symptoms3) norms for serum calcium different in different age groups. Please consult your pediatrician. ...Read more

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I recently had blood tests and resulted in a high mpv and rdw...What does that mean?

MPV is: Mean platelet volume and RDW is red cell distribution width. So platelets are larger than average and red cells have more variability in size than average. May not mean much if the CBC is otherwise unremarkable, but could be subtle signs of a slightly "stressed" bone marrow, ie increased cell production. ...Read more

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Can blood tests for anemia give you wrong results?

Can blood tests for anemia give you wrong results?

Rarely: Detecting anemia (low hemoglobin / hematocrit) is one of the simplest of all lab tests, but clerical / computer errors still happen. If there is doubt whether you are anemic, repeat. Labs required to seek the cause (serum iron, b12, folate, (folic acid) reticulocyte count, many others) are usually reliable; taking an iron pill before the draw can mask elemental iron deficiency. ...Read more

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What are the Paraneoplastic antibodies blood tests? Why negative results can not rull out the syndrome?

What are the Paraneoplastic antibodies blood tests? Why negative results can not rull out the syndrome?

Imperfect tests: Paraneoplastic syndromes are uncommon and the presence or absence of antibodies is only one evidence for making the diagnosis. See this site for more info.

uncohttp://www. Ncbi. Nlm. Nih. Gov/pmc/articles/PMC3299076 ...Read more

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Results from 2hr oggt: blood draws: 1/2 hr=230; 1hr=292; 2hr=250 blood tests are negative for diabetes. Is this glucose intolerance or insulin?

Results from 2hr oggt: blood draws: 1/2 hr=230; 1hr=292; 2hr=250 blood tests are negative for diabetes. Is this glucose intolerance or insulin?

Diabetes: This is consistent with diabetes. The 2 hour after challenge should be < 140. If 140-199, that's prediabetes. I'm not sure what you mean by "blood tests negative for diabetes." go back to your doctor and ask for a test called a1c. This will confirm and tell you the severity of the diabetes. ...Read more

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I have wife and 2 kids (10 yrs Faithful). Not sexually active now, but was in younger years. If I had blood tests done, what results would you expect?

I have wife and 2 kids (10 yrs Faithful). Not sexually active now, but was in younger years. If I had blood tests done, what results would you expect?

Depends: Depends what kind of blood/urine test you are planning to take? Depends if you have any clinical symptoms or not. Have been treated in the past? ...Read more

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What stage in aids would ur body stop producing antibodies to be detected by blood tests. Took test 12 years later. Got negative result had no symptom?

What stage in aids would ur body stop producing antibodies to be detected by blood tests. Took test 12 years later. Got negative result had no symptom?

You don't have HIV: This must be the twentieth time you've asked. We've answered you repeatedly, trying to reassure you. Even in the end-stages, people with HIV make abundant antibodies. If someone has told you otherwise, they are lying to you. If these are simply thoughts that you cannot eliminate from you mind, please get help from a physician or other counselor trained to help you. Please address this. Thanks. ...Read more

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What tests should my husband get for tb? I recently read the who article about the inaccuracy of the TB blood tests. If there are such misleading results, what kind of test are people who may have TB suppose to get? My husband was vaccinated in portugal

What tests should my husband get for tb? I recently read the who article about the inaccuracy of the TB blood tests. If there are such misleading results, what kind of test are people who may have TB suppose to get? My husband was vaccinated in portugal

It is getting better: The tuberculin skin test is usually, but not always, positive after bcg vaccinations.

The blood testing, such as quantiferon gold, are usually not positive after vaccination. The blood tests are getting better also. Blood testing is recommended by the nyc doh bureau of tuberculosis control.

By the way, there are still some surviving TB expert docs out there. Use them. ...Read more