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Is Negative Billirubin Bad
Urobilinogen: Urobilinogen is normal. It comes from absorption from your gut. ...Read more
Bilirubin is the potentially toxic product of heme metabolism. It is formed by breakdown of heme present in hemoglobin, myoglobin, cytochromes, catalase, peroxidase and tryptophan pyrrolase. Eighty percent of the daily bilirubin production comes from hemoglobin. It requires conversion to a water-soluble form before elimination from the body by ...Read more
Chronic elevated alkaline phosphatase. GGT normal, other blood test negative. Liver ultrasound clear. My doctors said it is a mystery of elevated AP.
Not necessarily live: Alk. Phos. can be elevated in liver disease, but the enzyme is found in other organs, including bone, biliary tract ( gall bladder), intestine and, interesting, the placenta! Certain medications can also cause an elevation.At the very least, a gallbladder ultrasound, a measurement of parathyroid hormone,calcium & phosphate levels and a review of your meds should be done. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I would not worry: Most people have one ehrlich unit, the scale goes up to ten, and an athlete often has some hemolysis (just from feet pounding the pavement ('runner's hemolysis'). If your routine labs are otherwise normal, and your personal physician isn't concerned, i wouldn't be either. Hemolysis -- recycling red cells early -- raises urinary urobilinogen. ...Read more
Total bilirubin is 3 mg/dl and sgpt is 63 iu/l .I am not alcoholic and HBsAG and HCV tests are neg. Ultra sound test is normal. What it indicates?.
My bilirubin level is 29u/l, ALT is 42u/l, albumin level is 50. Ct scan was normal. I have had one positive and one negative ana. What could be wrong ?
Urinalysis was negative for bilirubin but had 3.2 umol of urobilinogen? confused as to what this means. bloodwork was all normal except for high mch
Any symptoms?: 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 lab results are not a cause for concern. You did not say if you have any symptoms; do you? ...Read more
My AST 124, ALT 64. Hepatitis panel is negative; bilirubin and phosphate alkaline normal. Dr say no worry retest in 3 months. Should I be concerned?
Lose weight: most common thing i see for elevated liver enzymes now is fatty liver. if you are overweight, please try to lose at least 10 pounds by next lab test. Cut down portions in all food groups and don‘t indulge in fruit thinking it is healthy. One of my patients gained weight eating mostly fruit. If your labs are still up after you have made diet changes and lose weight, you can ask for further workup ...Read more
1-my hbs ag test is negative, 2-iam not vaccinated.3-i tested anti hbs;normal test result is <10, my result is<5, what does it mean ? Why isnt it 0.00 ?
Undetectable: The lab can't tell the difference between 4.9 and zero, so it says. ...Read more
Sir my lft test result is sgpt is 53 sgot is 41 albumin globumin ratio is 2.19 is it any problem?
My albumin is 2.8 and AST in blood work is 11 ...... does this mean hepitits ? Also 4 monthes pregnant .
Poor nutrition: 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, the results you provided suggest poor nutrition and you should consult your doctor about it. Even with hemodilution in pregnancy albumin should not be this low. Wish you good health and a healthy baby! ...Read more
I only have one kidney, crea results 140mmol (norm is 114.9mmol), random protein crea ratio is 0.68 norm is <0.2. Is it normal coz i only 1 kidney?
No: when we have one kidney, single kidney takes over the function of both the kidneys. Which means your creatinine should be within normal range and no proteinuria. Do you have other Risk factors like high BP or diabetes? You need to seek assistance from your primary MD and if need be may be a nephrologist too. ...Read more
Hi my serum ggt is 29 iu/l and ast alt ratio is .93 I am occasional drinker but drank for a week before the test
Is this something serious
No: While the results you provided are not serious, drinking alcohol is. Alcohol is a poison and it never did anybody any good, ever, Stay away from it. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. 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
My s.Crea increased from.96mg/dl4yrsago-1.09mg/dl last month now it is 1.1mg/dl my urinalysis is (-)for albumin/glucose/rbc.Is kidney function normal?
My s.Crea increased from.96mg/dl4yrsago- 1.09mg/dl last month now it is 1.1mg/dl my urinalysis is (-)for albumin/glucose/blood.Is my kidney normal?
Probably normal: Serum creatinine will vary slightly depending on the level of hydration and amount of creatinine being made, i.e. It is a breakdown product of muscle, so comparing creatinine now to 4 years ago, at your age, is likely to be erroneous since your muscle mass is likely greater now. Given that the rest of your urinalysis is normal, and your current creatinine is within normal limits, repeat in 6 m. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I got a blood sample for hepatitis test,the result is negatif for A and C but positif for Hepatitis B, SGOT and SGPT normal. What does this mean?
You may be carrier: HBV can be transmitted sexually or by injection/transfusion, causing acute HBV, which resolves in most cases, leading to immunity. In many third world countries, HBV is transmitted from mother to child. becoming chronic and associated with low level but long-term liver injury. It is a risk factor for cirrhosis and liver cancer. Treatment depends on level of HBV DNA. See hepatologist for advice ...Read more
Yesterday, I had my CREA and BUN checked. My CREA is 1.39 MG/DL. Normal range is 0.6-1.44. My BUN is 9.58 MG/DL. Normal is 7-23. Is it bad?
No : those numbers are within the normal reference range ...Read more
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