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I'm 23 male my ra factor is 100 positive my ccp is 16 negative , sed rate 12 negative, and crp .13 negative can high blood fats cause + ra factor?

I'm 23 male my ra factor is 100 positive my ccp is 16 negative , sed rate 12 negative, and crp .13 negative can high blood fats cause + ra factor?

See below: 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, rheumatoid factor is not a specific marker for rheumatoid arthritis. It can be positive in many situations, including recovery from infection. High blood fat per se is not a cause of +RA factor. ...Read more

Sedimentation Rate (Definition)

A sedimentation rate is a lab test that can help to assess ...Read more


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Can periodontal infection cause elevated sed rate?

Can periodontal infection cause elevated sed rate?

Depending on the: Severity / extent and duration of the periodontal disease / infection it would seem possible to have an elevated esr. Best to be evaluated by a dentist to rule out dental / periodontal etiology. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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What could cause elevated sed rate and positive ANA 1:640 speck pattern? Lupus panel neg. Have had CT and mri. Back pain right flank soreness

What could cause elevated sed rate and positive ANA 1:640 speck pattern? Lupus panel neg. Have had CT and mri. Back pain right flank soreness

Uncertain : This may not be related to lupus this will depend on the evaluation of your physician but the + ANA can be there for many reasons. The elevated sedimentation rate can also suggest many other medical problems or even be normal. It appears you're having a very extensive evaluation. You might ask your physicians if this flank pain is referred pain. ...Read more

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What causes elevated platelets, wbc, sed rate positive ANA and anemia?

Infection: While the can be other possible causes, infection would be most likely to cause all of these abnormalities at once. ...Read more

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Does a febrile illness cause elevated CPK level and sed rate?

Does a febrile illness cause elevated CPK level and sed rate?

It should not: Febrile illnesses by themselves should not elevate CPK and usually will not elevate a sed rate( at least not signifcantly). Certainly certain diseases and illnesses can but usually not with the common viruses etc. ...Read more

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Elevated sed rate caused by obesity?

Elevated sed rate caused by obesity?

There actually: Is evidence that extreme obesity can lead to elevated ESRs but only not really to any significant degree. It appears to be related to increased fibrinogen levels that is seen with obesity. ...Read more

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Could fibromalagia cause ANA positive? 1:640 speckled and sed rate elevated? Lupus panel negative

NO: The ANA is there because of some other reason. Because it's there does not mean you have lupus. There are many other reasons to have a positive ana. Your evaluation by your physician can clarify. ...Read more

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What could cause a CRP of 250 and sed rate of 50? Patient sev chest abd pain. Fever of only 100. Elevated d dimer.

What could cause a CRP of 250 and sed rate of 50? Patient sev chest abd pain. Fever of only 100. Elevated d dimer.

Amy illness: The inflammatory rakers you mentioned are high and indicate illness. Follow up with your md. ...Read more

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Mild abdominal pain for two weeks. Worse after 5 pm. General decreased appetite all the time but especially at night. Elevated SED rate. Cause?

Mild abdominal pain for two weeks. Worse after 5 pm. General decreased appetite all the time but especially at night. Elevated SED rate. Cause?

Gastritis?: The information you provided is too little but suggests the possibility of stomach or liver disorder such as inflammation (gastritis or hepatitis), gastric ulcer or (as a worst case scenario) tumor. Consult a gastroeneterologist. ...Read more