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Possible reasons for abnormal blood test results in 2 year old, 1st hematologist appt?

Possible reasons for abnormal blood test results in 2 year old, 1st hematologist appt?

Abnormal "tests": There are literally hundreds of blood tests that can be run on a child, maybe thousands. We need a bit more of a clue to help you, and any history as to why lab tests were done in the first place would also be needed.......Send these with a new question and I'll keep my eye open for it to try and help you with questions to ask hematologist or regular doctor. ...Read more

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I need help learning what these blood test results mean please? EVB CAPSID IGG 6.3 AB EBV Earley 0.20 AB EBV NUCL AG 8.00 MONO# 0.4 BASO# 0.0 Can you please explain these numbers to me? Thank You...

I need help learning what these blood test results mean please? EVB CAPSID IGG 6.3 AB EBV Earley 0.20 AB EBV NUCL AG 8.00 MONO# 0.4 BASO# 0.0 Can you please explain these numbers to me? Thank You...

Results: You need to discuss these results with the physician that ordered the test as he needs to consider them in conjunction with your clinical presentation ...Read more

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Posted blood test results in my health files can someone tell me what they mean. Thanks?

Posted blood test results in my health files can someone tell me what they mean. Thanks?

Consult your doc: This site is not designed as a substitute for your regular doc. If you had tests done, consult with the doc that ordered them. If you are not comfortable with that doc find a new one. Any question to the site should contain all info needed for medical advice. If you choose you can arrange for private conversations through the messaging system if a doc agrees to consult with your case. ...Read more

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Have Badly handwritten blood test results. What does + or - ve mean at the end of each test, possibly a u with dash marks. One says O/-ve Thank u?

Have Badly handwritten blood test results. What does + or - ve mean at the end of each test, possibly a u with dash marks. One says O/-ve Thank u?

Try HealthTap PRIME: Can't tell what positive or negative means without more information. HealthTap PRIME doctors see and treat you, via smartphone, tablet, or laptop. They can see photos you upload into your FILES. You can also send images of test results while in the middle of a live PRIME consultation. PRIME can be accessed from anywhere in the world, and patients just have a monthly subscription fee. ...Read more

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What does blood test results of 510 PLT mean?

Clotting Factors: This is your platelet count which is the part of the blood that is responsible for clotting and healing wounds. I would probably have it rechecked in a few weeks to make sure it wasn't a lab error and if not you many need additional testing. ...Read more

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What the word absent means in blood test results?

What the word absent means in blood test results?

Same as anywhere: The thing in question is not there. Not present. Ask the provider who ordered the tests for an explanation of the results. It's part of the services from providers to complete the stage of diagnostic evaluation. Ask - if you do't understand - say so and they might make it simpler. Best! ...Read more

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What does "rdw" mean when reading blood test results?

What does "rdw" mean when reading blood test results?

RDW: RDW=red cell distribution width. This is a statistical measure or the degree of variation in sizes of the red cells. It is a useful parameter ini classifying anemias that may otherwise be similar, for example iron deficiency and some thalassemias. But other parameters are more generally useful. ...Read more

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In my blood test results, ANA came back negative. What does this mean?

In my blood test results, ANA came back negative. What does this mean?

Nothing: An ANA test, either positive or negative, means nothing without the clinical context. It has been found negative in people with disease and positive in people with no disease. Need to ask ordering doctor. ...Read more

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Blood test results. Lym% 44 gran% 48.4 what does this mean? 25year old female

Blood test results. Lym% 44 gran% 48.4 what does this mean? 25year old female

Nothing: Labs mean nothing whatever in the absence of a clinical history and physical exam. Especially, relative percentages of lymphocytes and granulocytes is junk data that, frankly, I wish the labs wouldn't even report. The absolute counts of both lymps and monocytes fluctuate wildly hour by hour, and i'd draw no conclusion. I hope some other finding will reveal the true cause of your chronic fatigue. ...Read more

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What does the result 51L on my eGFR Female mean on my blood test results and 1.030 on my Specific Gravity test? Thank you for your answers!

What does the result 51L on my eGFR Female mean on my blood test results and 1.030 on my Specific Gravity test? Thank you for your answers!

It means: Mild to moderatbe decrease in kidney function. But this need to be interpreted in the scope of the clinical findings. Urine specific gravity appears to be upper normal level.
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Suffering with dehydration, no amount of water seems to make me feel better. Awaiting blood test results but what can I do or take in the mean time?

Suffering with dehydration, no amount of water seems to make me feel better. Awaiting blood test results but what can I do or take in the mean time?

Dehydration: Unfortunately, without knowing what's causing it, it's really hard to suggest effective treatment. Dehydration can be true when you are losing more than ingesting such as in cases of vomiting or diarrhea or relative when you are putting out large amount of urine in cases of diabetes mellitus or insipidus. Until you have your tests done, there's not much I can suggest without more history data. ...Read more

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Just got blood test results. My reticulocyte count was fine, but the "immature fraction" was high (0.19). What does this mean? Should I be concerned?

Just got blood test results. My reticulocyte count was fine, but the "immature fraction" was high (0.19). What does this mean? Should I be concerned?

Anemia?: Reticulocyte count, corrected reticulocyte count, and reticulocyte production index are used to measure whether the bone marrow is responding adequately to the destruction of red blood cells in a hemolytic anemia. In severe anemia, reticulocyte maturation time is prolonged and considered in calculations, due to the bone marrow releasing immature forms. If you are not anemic, I wouldn't worry. ...Read more

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I am 18. I got my blood test results. My gyncologist said I have elevated liver enymez. What does that mean?

I am 18. I got my blood test results. My gyncologist said I have elevated liver enymez. What does that mean?

Depends: Do you drink alcohol? Are you on any medications, prescribed or otherwise? Were you tested for hepatitis? Your doctor would in the best position to explain as s/he knows your history. See this site for general information.
http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/symptoms/elevated-liver-enzymes/basics/definition/sym-20050830. ...Read more

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What to do if I am 18. I got my blood test results. My gyncologist said I have elevated liver enymez. What does that mean?

What to do if I am 18. I got my blood test results. My gyncologist said I have elevated liver enymez. What does that mean?

Need a workup: This may be nothing more than your liver asking for you to exercise more. Or it may be a warning of hepatitis B or C, Wilson's, hemochromatosis, autoimmune hepatitis, or any of several other entities that are easy to treat, deadly if missed. I trust you are not a drinker and are not taking medications -- some folks have allergy to ibuprofen that can do this. ...Read more

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Hi, blood test results back and my globulin levels are 37g/l and believe this is above range- what can it mean? My albumin levels are 38g/l

Hi, blood test results back and my globulin levels are 37g/l and believe this is above range- what can it mean? My albumin levels are 38g/l

Insufficient info: There are many components in the fraction called globulin and you need serum protein electrophoresis and may be immunofixation to resolve the identity of the protein that is increased. ...Read more

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My blood test results are: Hgb 10.8 Mcv 77.4 Serum ferritin 6 Can you tell me what these mean and if I should be concerned?

My blood test results are: Hgb 10.8 Mcv 77.4 Serum ferritin 6 Can you tell me what these mean and if I should be concerned?

Anemia: The low hemoglobin indicates that you have anemia and the other two values suggest that this is due to insufficient iron. Most often in a woman of your age this is due to menstrual blood loss. Iron supplementation or a higher iron content in your diet should allow you to recover and feel better. ...Read more

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Blood test results MCV 96.5fl, B12 258 and Lymphocyte count 1.34 10*9/L could this be causing my migraines? What do these results mean?

Blood test results MCV 96.5fl, B12 258 and Lymphocyte count 1.34 10*9/L could this be causing my migraines? What do these results mean?

Migraine requires ch: A medical check up is recommended if you suspect Migraine as the cause of your headaches. It will not alter your blood est results. Your blood test report is normal. Migraine typically affects half of your head and it is a severe headache which is worsened by physical activity and sharp lights. ...Read more

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What does it mean blood test results WBC 12.1/LYMPHOCYTES 3.8/GRANULOCYTES 7.8/ RDW 14.0/PLATELETS 468/MPV 7.3/MCV 76.0/MCH 25.4?

What does it mean blood test results WBC 12.1/LYMPHOCYTES 3.8/GRANULOCYTES 7.8/ RDW 14.0/PLATELETS 468/MPV 7.3/MCV 76.0/MCH 25.4?

Why ordered: WBC may be elevated. It depends on the range. You should discuss the results of your lab tests with the medical provider who ordered the test in the context of your particular medical conditions. Nine is a bit young to be on Health Tap. ...Read more