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Hi doc,here is my horm profile on day 3. FSH-1.89miu/ml(6.9-12.5) LH-1.72miu/ml(5.9-12.6) E- 5.40 pg/ml(24.5-195) PRL-70.8ng/ml(3.4-24.1). Pls explain?
High prolactin : A high prolactin can suppress your other hormones and disrupt your normal ovarian function. Your physician might order a X-ray or MRI of your brain and they will possibly start you on some medication to lower your prolactin. These steps, of course, would be useless if you are breast feeding. ...Read more
ECG: YES IT IS NORMALGet a more detailed answer ›
Ekg results. vent rate 60 bpm, pr int 152ms, qrs dur 72ms, qt/qtc 402/402,and p-r-t axes is 72 66 55 is this normal?
Not the right place: If you want to find the right breast surgeon, for your family member's care, you have to make some personal enquireies about any surgeon like the following. 1) some one you know treated by that surgeon, is the best reference. 2) your family physician whom you trust, will advise you. 3) qualifications like board certified , had teaching experence etc 4) finally should consult , and decide ...Read more
Mean BP : I'm guessing you are not interested in the concept of mean arterial pressure which incorporates aspects of systolic & diastolic pressure. Mean or average BP is the same thing. When trying to assess effectiveness of BP control i tell my patients to keep a log of BP & hr so we can average or take a mean of those values & make treatment decisions at their next office visit. Hope that helps. ...Read more
Polar FT4, sitting here my heart is fluctuating between 69 - 74bpm. I am so confused. What is my resting heart rate?
Resting heart rate 6: 22 years male having resting heart rate 69-74bpm.It is normal. Heart is regulated by SAnode in heart is a normal pacemaker & normally fluctuates between 60-100bpm.It may vary with anxiety,depression,sensory confusion,thyroid disorder. Evaluation by EKG,24 hour holter monitoring,thyroid function tests,urea breath test,abdominal ultrasound. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Iron serum was 167 (high), UBIC was 109 (low), & Iron Saturation was 61% (high)... Is this hemochromatosis?
My T4 is .97 & TSH is 2.12 is that ok? I have many symptoms & family history, results said unspecified hypothyrodism asked dr & said it was a mistake
Symptoms of what?: You didn't provide reference range to properly interpret lab results but they look pretty normal to me. So next question is what symptoms do you have? And can they be caused by another condition? Or perhaps as side effect of your medications? You can always repeat this test as it's relatively inexpensive but then what? If not convinced, ask for 2nd opinion. ...Read more
Finding a Doctor: Great. You are in the U.S. I do not know your sexuality. But, if you are worried about HIV and other stds please go to http://www.Glma.Org. Put in your zip code and find a male physician close to your location. Go sit with this person and learn all you can about sex and disease. ...Read more