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Drvvt Scr W Reflex Drvvt Confirm
I have been diagnosed with reflex sympathetic dystrophy. Having a bone scan done. Do you think this will confirm the diagnose or will need more tests?
Had APAS lab done. All results are normal except DRVVT which is 50.5. Knowledge & insight as to what this means would be valuable. Hx: migraines &2MC.
Test for clot risk: The dvvrt (Russel's Viper Test) is often done as part of an evaluation of women who have increased miscarriages. The test is a SCREENING TEST; a confirmation test may automatically be done be your lab. This high result means you are POTENTIALLY AT RISK OF BLOOD CLOTS. If confirmation test + you may need blood thinners during preg and tests for inc risk of blood clots. You need the from your dr, ...Read more
My cardiolipin and RPR are normal but my drvvt came in high. I've had many symptoms of a rheum: immuno and neuro issues. What does this test mean ?
See your doctor: You are obviously in the middle of a comprehensive work-up, and these test don't necessarily confirm a diagnosis by themselves, but are a part of the bigger picture which includes detailed history and physical exam. Discuss this and further options with your doctor. ...Read more
Thrombophilia: In the right circumstances an elevated DRVVT and a PTT-LA could help in the diagnosis of antiphospholipid antibody syndrome. Depending on the circumstances in which you had the pulmonary embolism plus elevation of the Lupus Anticoagulant test; can point out a higher risk of recurrence for venous thrombotic and embolic events. ...Read more
When testing for Antiphospolipid Antibody Syndrome, does taking baby aspirin affect the Lupus Anticoagulant (PTT-LA, dRVVT) test results?
Borderline: That is a borderline pisitive result. Why was the tedt ordered in an 80 year old. ...Read more
Urine test: Urinanalysis is test commonly done to check for infection, blood, sugar, ketones etc. The reflex microscopic portion is done automatically if the initial test shows any abnormality. For example, if there are signs of infection, then technicians will automatically look at the specimen under the microscope to see if there are any bacteria. This helps to decide on further testing and treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Tsh w/ reflex test read 1.20 and the range was 0.27- 4.20. Is this low norm or healthy norm? I was already diagnosed with hypo earlier this yr.
Need more info: The TSH level needs to be looked at in the context of your other thyroid levels. If you are not on any medication this might be interpreted as normal but your level of free T4 and free T3 as well as your thyroid antibodies need to be analyzed as well. If your free T4 and/or free T3 levels are low, then the TSH level might not be reflecting exactly what is going on with your thyroid. ...Read more
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