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37 yr old male lab results AST 57, ALT 85, vit. d 19.7, triglycerides 200, total chol 195, HDL 66. Liver ultrasound ordered. What might diagnosis be?
Blood test abnormal: There are a great many possibilities. Be sure to follow up with your doctor for accurate diagnosis and treatment ...Read more
Yes: You should see a hepatologist and have it futher looked in to. ...Read more
Tsh 4.0 T3 (liothyronine) 27 T4 7.4 testosterone 58 tpo antibody 359 pregnant 7 weeks having chills no fever no overweight BMI 23 worried if something serious help?
Check with Dr.: Your tpo antibody is high, and more than a third of the women who test positive for thyroid peroxidase (tpo) antibodies while pregnant go on to develop abnormal thyroid hormone levels within two years, more followup needs to be done with these women. Your body maybe attacking your thyroid gland. This is not an emergency please do not panic and talk to your doctor. ...Read more
M58, what is correct duration of fasting for fasting sugar test, i got 112 at 8 hrs and 102 at 11 hrs so what reading is correct?
My father in law had his prostate removed a little over 1yr. Blood test: hemoglobin 9.8 iron 27 hct 31 MCV 71 RBC 4.4 mchc 31 MCH 22 RDW 19.6. Help?
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Female 35 fasting: TSH 1.88 and T4 free 1.2 Nonfasting results 6 months ago: TSH 1.16 and T4 free 1.4 Did fasting raise my TSH? Do I have an issue?
Thyroid is normal: Both levels are normal. the difference in the numbers is not significant. Fasting will not effect your TSH level. You do not have any issue with your thyroid. ...Read more
Wbc 13.2 RBC 4.73 hemoglobin 10.2 hematocrit 33.8 mvc 72 MCH 21.6 mchc 30.2 RDW 16.2 platelets 816, 000.Thoughts?Should i be worried with the platelets
Probably reactive: You are anemic and the numbers are suspicious for iron deficiency. If you are a healthy 34 year-old who menstruates regularly, you could easily be low in iron. The plaelet count is very high, but is likely reacting to the low iron and should come down if it is replaced. The elevated white cells (WBC) is not as easy to understand. Inflamation, infection, other? Could use more info. Good luck. ...Read more
Rbc 3.89, WBC 4.9, hgb 12, hct 37, MCV 100.2, MCH 34, mchc 36, rdw-cv 12.8, pltct 205, creatinine 0.54 bicarbonate (sodium bicarbonate) 27. Renin 0.2, aldo 1.0 problem?
I don't see it!!: Please tell us about your question/concern? Your blood report looks fairly normal other than a slightly high MCV which may or may not be significant. But you need to tell us what more you want to know? ...Read more
See doctor: 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 creatinine level is way above normal and you should consult a kidney doctor at the earliest. Diet and life style changes will not be sufficient. ...Read more
What is your life expectancy opinion. Male 47 yrs old alcoholic but, stopped alcohol in jan. 2014. Diagnosed chronic pancreatitus with 60% damaged.
I got a blood test done and the results reflect the following: TSH .328, HDL 32, triglycerides 215, alkaline 23, and blood sugar 107. What you think?
More information: Why were the tests done? Was specimen drawn after an overnight fast? If so the triglycerides are high and so is the blood sugar. Hdl is low. None of the findings are diagnostic of a disease, except, that blood sugar suggests a pre-diabetic state. It is best to discuss the results and treatment with the doctor who ordered the tests. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
My serum triglycerides is 210 serum cholesterol 212 HDL 52.5 LDL 124 vldl 42 n non HDL 160 please guide me dat in which areas i m at risk n reasons?
Dry cough.Fever 102f relapsing since last 10 days.Treachea tightness on deep inspiration.Esr high.Lymphocytes 47%.Wbc 9300.
Should see doctor: A recurrent fever of 102 is high. There has to be an infection that needs to be treated especially after 10 days. The throat tightness has to be evaluated so as not to close off completely. Esr just mean inflammation. There are infections that can cause lymphocytosis or incongruence of infection and leukocytosis. ...Read more
Triglycerides 453 hi. Glucose 132H.Bun 26H. Hemoglobin 11.7 low. Hematocrit 37.5 L. Mchc 31.2 L. RDW 15.5 H. MICROALB CREAT 240 H. VitD 22 L. Father60 and Diabetic . Rest of Cbc and othere normal. What could this be?
Need good care: You need to be under the care of a competent physician who can keep your diabetes under control and find the cause of your anemia, which i suspect is due to iron deficiency from blood being lose somewhere. We can't solve it here. If you have a specific question, let us know. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Bloodpresure was 190/109 @ 6am 8:30am 153/93 @10am 167/ 128 what could be
causing this swing in presure? Normal BP 120-138/ 60-84
Doctor said that i'm immune to hepatitis b, which is good. This is obviously from being vaccinated? (twinrix 3 injections). Am i 100% safe from hep b?
Likely: You are nearly 100% immune but there is always a possiblity of losing the immunity. If the doctor thinks that you are immune to hepatitis b is because you were tested for the hb surface antibody and it was present indicating that you are still immune. Precautions should still be taken as necessary and necessitated. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I'm 66, had a dexascan & there was an 8 pt drop in spine from +3.7 t-score on previous test 3 yrs ago. Hip was good. How bad is this? I'm terrified!
Terrified?: Its wonderful you found out about this before a fracture there are many effective treatments endocrinologist can help diagnose cause of osteoporosis and guide treatment think about fall prevention dont engage in high energy high risk activities concentrate on avoiding future fractures spine wrists hips.Sacrum avoid falls no ice did you have relative that came to be bent? ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer