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Does Your Lh Stay Elevated Pregnant
Hi, I am 12 weeks pregnant and just had a look at my latest blood results, my LH is elevated at 10.4 what does this mean?
Being Pregnant: Labs are not one result. They are the whole report. You are pregnant. This is not in any way abnormal. Your physician would be doing something or ordering more tests if there was a problem. Right? ...Read more
If you're pregnant or planning to get pregnant, there are many things you can do to give your baby a healthy start: Regular prenatal visits along with laboratory testing, ultrasounds, prenatal vitamins and immunizations (like the flu shot and whopping cough booster). Now's the time to eat healthy, stay hydrated, and ...Read more
37wks pregnant, 1hr glucose test was slightly elevated. Have to take 3hr test, what are the effects of elevated glucose on baby?
GTT: A bit late to be doing a GTT at 37 weeks ega. You are just about due, so why the concern to proceed now with the 3-hour gtt? The issue with gestational diabetes is for macrosomia and complications. You might end up needing a c-section and the baby might have short-term issues with low blood sugar. You might be at risk for diabetes later in life so should have your glucose checked yearly. ...Read more
Hi. I recently found out i'm pregnant and had my labs drawn. My MCH and mchc were slightly elevated and my RDW was slighlty low. What could this mean?
Sphereocytoses: Sphereocytoses is an rbc product that has a greatter volume than normal rbcs, consequently its size is smaller but the MCH and MCHC elevations are consistent with a spherocyte which is more like a ball than a checker which explains the difference in volume. ...Read more
I am a glaucoma suspect.elevated pressure of 24 hgmm.planning for pregnancy in 3 months.do you think I get glaucoma while pregnant.
Not likely: I assume you are seeing an ophthalmologist and have been tested for visual field, pachymetry and disc contour and color. These are slowly evolving items (pachymetry is constant). Pregnancy is not related to glaucoma and I would image there are a few cases of advancement from suspicion of glaucoma to actual glaucoma during pregnancy. But this must be really rare, so go for the pregnancy. ...Read more
Pregnant: Pregnant at age fifty can work out just fine but you need to see your obstetrician regularly. Obstetricians really know what they are doing to help you. ...Read more
I'm 6w pregnant. All blood test results came out normal except for basophils. Basophils count is 0.124. Basophils % is 1.41%. Why is it elevated?
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, your basophil count is no cause for concern. Make sure to keep all of your appointments with your doctor for pre-natal care. Wish you good health and a healthy baby! ...Read more
I am 9 weeks pregnant and have had a slightly elevated temperature for a few weeks. today I am up to 100.3. When should I be concerned?
Elevated liver enzyme level ALT 54:is this that high to be concerned?What are normal levels? Can this be caused if u have a cold or are pregnant?
Yes: The cause may be something as simple as being a bit allergic to your cold medicine. Your physician's next step is for you to repeat the level off alcohol and meds. If it's still up, a search for one of the dangerous-but-treatable causes (wilson's, hepatitis, iron-overload, a few others) may begin. ...Read more
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