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Out Of Range Blood Test Results
Just got test results back. Blood Glucose was 77 out of a range of 60-125. Fructosamine was 1.8 out of range of 0-2.0. Is this normal?
Yes: Both values are in the normal reference range so I would say they are normal. ...Read more
Is a Potassium Blood test result of 5.3 mmol/L and a BUN result of 19mg/dL indicate anything, if all other CBC and CMP results are in range?
Blood: It means blood was detected.Get a more detailed answer ›
Lab results: Lab 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. Depending on the test, a normal value may rule out disease but other normal results do not necessarily mean lack of disease. It would be useful to have the actual results. ...Read more
Thyroid tests: Thyroid laboratory data is performed at many different medical centers and there are often differences in the technology and the results produced. When you have blood work done on your thyroid levels you should also receive the reference data for the three or four thyroid labs that have been done. Your doctor should have that data to share with you. ...Read more
Holy cow!: C'mon, you're being silly! WHICH thyroid test? Please don't ask us to do guesswork? Also, if you ask the doctor for a copy of the lab results, all labs list the normal range. But please, we're not here to guess, and nor would you want us to! DATA...that's what we work with! ...Read more
Yes, normal: Your coagulation test result is perfectly normal. ...Read more
Risk: That may mean you are at higher risk to develop an autoimmune disorders in the future. Since you are suffering from back pain already at your young age, perhaps you should see a rheumatologist to find out if there is any autoimmune disorder affecting your back unless the cause for the back pain is already known. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My urine test results shows presence of erythrocytes (4+) and leukocytes (3+). What could it mean?
What does a result of <10 for a rheumatoid factor blood test? Normal range for the test was 0-13.9
RF: Well it could mean nothing because a lot of healthy people have positive RF, also it just could be an active phase reactant which increases in setting of stress, inflammation or infection. So having said that we should know why it has been checked? I don't see any joint pain or swelling in your history. ...Read more
Can tuberculin skin test and effect the test results of a hemogram test. i have high lmphocyte and ESR count after tuberculin test. please advice?
Not expected: Unless you have a violently positive skin test (whole arm swells up for example), no systemic effect is expected. ...Read more
CBC test results: Elevated MCHC, elevated MCH, bottom of range for Haematocrit, everything else within normal ranges. What do these results mean?
Nothing: Your physician may want to repeat them. I trust you do not have spherocytosis or if you do, that you've been worked up. At most, a reticulocye count may be in order. Sometimes the machines can be a bit mis-calibrated. High MCHC is quite uncommon and if you feel well I wouldn't be troubled. Reference ranges are set so that a few percent of healthies fall outside on either end. ...Read more
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