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What does a gray negative line mean on a pregnancy test?

What does a gray negative line mean on a pregnancy test?

See the package: There are many different home pregnancy tests available. The package insert is the best way to find out what exactly the different results mean for the brand you are using. hope this helps. ...Read more

Dr. Khurram Rehman
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Fertility (Definition)

Fertility refers to the ability of a woman to conceive a child, or to the ability of a man to ...Read more


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What does a question mark mean on a first response yes or no pregnancy test?

What does a question mark mean on a first response yes or no pregnancy test?

Not enough Hormone: The test relies on the presence of a pregnasncy hormone to be positive. If ther is a question, then there is not enough hormone to be sure. Wait 1 week, and test a first morning urine specimen, or have a lab do a serum pregnancy test. ...Read more

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What does it mean if you have a blood test done and the d-dimer is positive with a count of around 4.6?

What does it mean if you have a blood test done and the d-dimer is positive with a count of around 4.6?

Limited without more: The d-dimer is a fibrin degradation product (or fdp) which represents a small protein fragment in blood after a blood clot is broken down. The value can be used to test for clotting or thrombosis problems. However, a single value or a value in isolation should not be used. Therefore, a value of 4.6 means nothing. There are factors that can cause false readings. ...Read more

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What does it mean if I have a sedimentation reading of 71?

What does it mean if I have a sedimentation reading of 71?

Marker of : Inflammation. Elevated ESR is a non-specific marker of inflammation, but not diagnostic of any particular disease. ...Read more

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What does a faint positive sign mean on a pregnancy test?

What does a faint positive sign mean on a pregnancy test?

It is positive.: Faint just means the HCG or pregnancy hormone is low but detectable. It typically indicates early pregnancy and would be normal if you have just missed your period;but see your doctor to be certain there is not an abnormality such as an ectopic pregnancy. ...Read more

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What does blue mean on a pregnancy test?

Depends: A positive sign for pregnancy on a home test has two lines. If there is only one line, it is either a negative result or an invalid test. Please read the package insert for clarification. ...Read more

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What does it mean to have a syphillis test qualitive?

What does it mean to have a syphillis test qualitive?

Easy screen: This is a cheap, easy, and reliable screening test for syphilis. Should it turn up positive, your physician may want to get something quantitative, with real numbers, to make sure of the diagnosis and perhaps monitor your response to treatment. ...Read more

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What could a WBC of 10.6 on a blood count mean? Does it always indicate an infection

What could a WBC of 10.6 on a blood count  mean? Does it always indicate an infection

No: The total, and the absolute counts of the individual types, fluctuate wildly and often for no obvious reason. A cold swim can shoot it to 20k or higher. You're still in my "normal range" as far as i'm concerned. You're not a number -- the key question is, "how do you feel?". ...Read more

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What does it mean to have a positive treadmill test?

What does it mean to have a positive treadmill test?

Stress test: Stress testing is an important modality for evaluating patients with known or suspected coronary heart disease (chd). When you take a treadmill (or exercise tolerance) test, data is collected (duration of exercise, any anginal symptoms, and changes on ekg). This data is used to come up with a score from which you are categorized as low, intermediate, or high risk for coronary artery disease. ...Read more

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What does a BMI of 38.9 mean for my heart?

What does a BMI of 38.9 mean for my heart?

It puts: A tremendous strain on your heart, the rest of your body and generally will predispose to joint problems, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, diabetes, strokes, heart attacks and a shorter life. Is that enough to get you to lose weight? ...Read more

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What does inhomogene mean I have a endometrial line that measures 17mm?

?inhomogene: Not sure what you mean by inhomogene. Your endometrial lining is 17mm, which is normal for your age, depending on where you were during your cycle. ...Read more

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What does it mean if you have a inversion on the 12th chromosome ?

What does it mean if you have a inversion  on the 12th chromosome
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Rearrangement: An inversion occurs when a portion of a chromosome breaks then rearranges itself. It can happen in many places on the chromosome. The effects can be significant or nonsignificant depending on that section of the chromosome and what it controls.they usually do not cause any abnormalities as long as the rearrangement is balanced with no extra were missing DNA. ...Read more

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What does it mean for a baby to have an abnormal hemoglobin scan?

What does it mean for a baby to have an abnormal hemoglobin scan?

Needs follow up test: Abnormal hemoglobin screening on a newborn exam often needs a repeat test for confirmation. This test can pick up hemoglobin disorders early, before the cause other problems. But not all abnormal screening tests are dangerous. ...Read more

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What does it mean if a dr says your blood work is good, does that mean i'm not pregnant?

What does it mean if a dr says your blood work is good, does that mean i'm not  pregnant?

Good Blood work: It means the things that your doctor checked in the blood are in normal range. Ask if you had pregnancy checked in the blood. ...Read more

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What does dr mean on a pregnancy test?

Call them and ask: Depending on where the test was done. If it was a blood test, call the lab and ask them. If it was a kit you purchased over the counter at a drugstore, you might find more information including a number to call inside the kit. ...Read more

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What does it mean when I have an index value of 20.9 for a herpes i, ii, and IgG test? Lab results

Old infection: I do not know the reference value of the lab that did the test but i assume this is higher than normal and is interpreted as reactive. It means at one point in your life, you have been exposed to both varieties of hepres -i generally responsible for 'cold sores' and ii, generally responsible for genital lesions. However with diverse sexual practicess, they are becoming more interchangeable. ...Read more

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What does a male fertility test consist of?

What does a male fertility test consist of?

Semen analysis: Males are tested with semen analysis, or sperm count. A semen sample is collected and evaluated under a micorscope for number of sperm, as well as motility and shape (morphology.). ...Read more