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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?

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

Dr. Chad Levitt
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When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


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Which ieg should be elevated during pregnancy?

Which ieg should be elevated during pregnancy?

No difference : Leg swelling increases during the third trimester of pregnancy. Elevating both legs is usually recommended to help reduce edema of the legs. If you ate having only one leg swelling, then you can elevate the one that is swollen. ...Read more

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My gamma GT levels are elevated - can this be due to pregnancy?

My gamma GT levels are elevated - can this be due to pregnancy?

May be: Gamma gt tends to go up at the slightest insult to liver. Are you on any medications? I hope that you are not drinking alcohol during pregnancy. if you are quit entirely and immediately. ...Read more

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Does laying on your back after sex with your rear elevated increase pregnancy chance?

Does laying on your back after sex with your rear elevated increase pregnancy chance?

The jury is out: This has been a time honored practice and sounds sensible. No harm done to do this. ...Read more

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37wks pregnant, 1hr glucose test was slightly elevated. Have to take 3hr test, what are the effects of elevated glucose on baby?

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

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What to do if elevated testosterone and dheas levels and pregnant?

What to do if elevated testosterone and dheas levels and pregnant?

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

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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?

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