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Random Bone Pain And Normal Cbc
Elevated d dimer level, CT scan of lungs normal.Left chest/neck/shoulder pain. Leg slight swelling and painful twitches in legs(ultrasound normal)why?
Need more informatio: We need more information on your laboratory finding, your clincial evlaaution, your examination. Your physicians were looking for blood clots, emboli. You need to discuss this with your physicians. ...Read more
Depending on who is using the term, bone pain can be used to describe a pain that seems very deep, as opposed to something more superficial, or the term can be limited to pain that arises from the bone itself. There are other potential causes of deep pain other than pain from the bone including pain from a pinched nerve ...Read more
Can ovarian cysts cause persistent upper back ache and bone weakness / discomfort? I also have high ESR and very low ferritin, all other blood normal.
More than one issue: Simple ovarian cysts should not cause backache. Low ferritin represents iron deficiency and you may have low blood count. High ESR is usually associated with inflammation, infectious or non-infectious. You have enough symptoms to warrant a consultation with a physician. ...Read more
Chronic 8, 9 back pain. Below right rib. Deep pain close to spine. Negative mri, abdominal ct, bone scan. Urinalysis, CBC and cmp normal. Now what?
See answer: A normal ct scan and urinalysis would pretty much rule out an underlying urological problem. A normal MRI and bone scan would tend to rule out a significant skeletal, spine or disc problem but not necessarily a muscular or some nerve-related problems. Would suggest evaluation by an orthopedic and/or pain specialist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Having pain and numbness in left hand and arm and foot all blood work came back normal gone to ER several times EKG normal ?
Could be BP problem: Check BP in both arms and legs. Check carotid arteries ...Read more
What would cause intermittent luq pain with unexplained weight loss? Normal chest and abdominal xray, normal bloods with slightly high wbc. Normal thyroid. No nausea and usual bowel movements & hunger
Irritable Bowel Synd: There are multiple etiologies that would explain your symptoms, too many to fixate on a single cause. I would suggest you see a gastroenterologist for a egd. With that said, long term antibiotics can disrupt the normal intestinal flora resulting in a colitis. Consider taking probiotics. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Both side of scalp throbs so hard thoughout day.Why?no pain. Sinus/ ear infection. CBC normal except low WBC. Thyroid normal & CT head scan normal
Consult MD: It need to be followed by an MD. ...Read more
Tightness between collar bone and breast on left side. near funny bone tingling. Went to ER and had blood work an X-rays done. All normal. Constant?
Have anemia, and low calcium.consistently experience excruciating bone pain in legs and ribcage. Have had clear lung scans and spine mris.
You need a workup: Hi. Low calcium is not normal. Bone pain isn't either in absence of a fracture. What is your PTH? Your 25-hydroxyvitamin D? Your alkaline phosphatase? Your 24-hour urine calcium? You need a good work up! Go see my ol' buddy, Dr. Gyan Brard, an endocrinologist in Mesa, or any other good endocrinologist. Good luck! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Tires easily, joint pain/muscle ache. Normal cbc, metabolic panel and chest xray 1 month ago. Feel flushed in afternoon/evening? Leukemia/lymphoma?
See your PCP for re-: Evaluation including the blood work, but more importantly have a physical examination, to be properly diagnosed. The symptoms you describe are very nonspecific and could be due to any of many many conditions. Certainly i would not think of leukemia or lymphoma as my first suspicion, with a normal cbc. Good luck. ...Read more
Pinching feeling in chest and chest pain. Occasional referred pain in left arm or back. EKG and Stress Test normal. Ultrasound normal. What is it?
I know what it isn't: It isn't your heart. Could be musculoskeletal. Since you've already seen a doctor, you should go back and have him/her look for other causes, none of we which are likely to be serious. There is a condition called pericarditis, inflammation of the sac surrounding the heart, that can produce chest discomfort, but I can't sort that out here, but ur doc can. Good luck. ...Read more
I keep getting this sporadic pain, and weak feeling, behind my left breast. Had ekg, chest xray, blood test, and stress(feb.)all are normal. Muscular?
Transferrin sats 58%, iron serum elevated and normal ferritin. Feeling exhausted, right upper abdo full ache comes and goes. Possible Causes?
Not Fe deficiency: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent to see your doctor. From the data you provided, your symptoms are unlikely to be due to iron deficiency, but it does not provide any hint of the cause of your symptoms. 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, if you have sex. Get HPV vaccine ...Read more
Having joint pain back pain and pain while standing ANA profile; thyroid all blood tests are normal I was vit d deficient now normal at cud be this?
Further Evaluation: Which joints ? ( All, several , one ) Where is pain when standing (Whole body, lower back , hip, leg ) Vitamin D is essential for normal bone formation . At present there is a lot of research interest in vitamin D possibly affecting other body systems.(heart, blood vessels,immune system ) ...Read more
Pain in right upper ab, through side and back just under ribs normal lfts ab ultrasound and cbc ex for slightly elevates lymphocytes. What could it be?
Gallbladder-like: Your symptoms suggest gallbladder origin, but there can be other mimics. Carefully associate the precursors of the pain (fatty foods, etc.) to see if it is the GB. Muscle dysfunction in GB or other areas may be at cause and would have normal US and blood findings. Functional xray tests may help confirm dx. ...Read more
Luq pain around meal times aggravated by movement intermittent for 6 months goes away after sometime. X-ray, blood tests and thyroid normal except for slightly elevated wbc. No nausea normal bowel ?
Reproduceable hip pain right above iliac crest. Ct scan of pelvis and abdomen neg and xray neg. All blood work normal. No groin pain. Please help?
Multipossibilities : This can be pain from the hip joint, sacroiliac joint, muscular like the pyriformis, a bursitis, referred pain from a back condition like a degenerative facet joint or disc level. Most likely a back issue with other testing negative. If no improvement with otc meds if not contraindicated, see a spine specialist for a thorough evaluation and treatment recommendations. ...Read more
Persistent pain under rib cage, side, upper stomach. Had full abdominal ultra sound and blood tests results were all normal. Pain for around 6month.?
Abdominal pain: Might be time for a catscan.Get a more detailed answer ›
Share on twitter bookmark & share printer-friendly version a complete blood count (CBC) test measures the following: •the number of red blood cells (rbc count) •the number of white blood cells (wbc count) •the total amount of hemoglobin in the blood •the fraction of the blood composed of ...Read more
Bone is a living growing tissue made mostly of collagen (protein that provides soft framework) & the mineral calcium phosphate that adds strength & hardens the framework. Two types of bone are found in the body; cortical (dense compact outer layer) & trabecular (makes up inner layer, ...Read more