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Parvovirus B19 Abs Ig G Igm
A viral illness caused by parvovirus, also known as Erthema Infectiosum. It starts with a "slapped cheek" rash on cheeks and a flat red spotted rash, mostly on the arms and upper legs. Once the rash appears, you are no longer contagious. It can be harmful to an unborn baby, if mom has never had it. Adults can get joint swelling and pain. You only get it ...Read more
My antiphosphatidylserine antibodies IgM and IgG are consistently high, but the ACL abs are borderline. Do I truly have APS? I'm 4.5 weeks pregnant.
Possible!: Best consult with hematologist and neonatologist to be on safer side. They may want to do more testing to see if you really have a hypercoagulable state! ...Read more
My 3 yr old had several tests done and the IgG was 415, auto abs NRBC is 0.00, Auto Abs mono 1.19 and auto mono% 14.9. Should I worry?
Yes: The IgG is low and points to an impaired immune system. The results of the blood test do not appear to be correct (whether it is abnormal or not is another issue). You need to discuss with doctor about the problem leading to the testing being obtained in the first place. ...Read more
IgM vs. IgG: Igm tests are typically ordered when an infection is thought to be present for one week or more. Igm levels often disappear within the first few months. Igg testing is typically ordered when the infection has been thought to be present for 2 or more weeks. Igg levels my stay elevated for years after an infection has resolved. ...Read more
Yes: As you as the disease is not active. ...Read more
I took a cyclic citrullinated peptide IgG abs and the results were > 250h to the 4th power. What does this mean?
A newer test for RA: A positive result for cyclic citrullinated peptide (ccp) antibodies indicates a high likelihood of rheumatoid arthritis (ra). Results are usually reported in units with a value of >40 units considered positive. I'm not familiar with the scale that was used on your test. If its positive that's a strong sign that you have ra. ...Read more
1.Toxo IgM 0.68 positive-igg 141.6 positive. 2.Toxo IgM 0.70 positive-igg 134.4 positive 3.Toxo IgM 0.79 negative-igg 1513.00 positive avidity70% grey?
See details: None of those result indicate active infection. They all indicate previous exposure. ...Read more
26 y/o-- iga- 40ml/dl, igg- 1325ml/dl, igm- 111ml/dl. Iga is the only low ig. Could this be cvid? Wouldn't I have low IgG as well?
Toxo: Email mailto:order@ldbiodiagnostics.Com as there are different types of tests for toxo. Do you mean western blot strips or toxo ii testing? ...Read more
Yes: Igm indicates a recent infection whereas IgG indicates past infection or immunity. When both are positive that means the infection is recent so there is some risk of intrauterine infection and the pregnancy should be monitored closely. It is important to make sure your MMR vaccine booster is up to date before pregnancy to avoid this situation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Herpes simplex: This generally refers to the infection that occurs when you are exposed to the virus for the first time. This is indicated by the presence of igm antibodies in the absence of igg antibodies. You can also have acute infection with recurrence, but then you would also have igg antibodies present as well as igm. You cannot reliably separate types 1 & 2 using antibody testing. ...Read more