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What Does Low Titre Mean
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What to do if I had a blood test,,then,,the result for hepatitisbs ag is reactive (low titre),,whats mean by dat?
Hepatitis B: The presence of He B surface antigen may indicate acute or chronic Hep B infection. You need to have a more complete panel, with Hep B core antibody and Hep B surface antibody checked. In chronic infection you would have positive surface antigen and core antibody, but no surface antibody. You would then need further evaluation, with Hep B viral load, e antigen and antibody, and liver enzymes. ...Read more
I have mctd (+ana, rnp). Recent test when i was unwell + anti ro, sm/rnp, anti smooth muscle, antichromatin-low titres of most. What does all this mean? Is my disease progressive? I am terrified.
Iodine: Iodine is necessary for certain functions in the body, but most important is the thyroid. The thyroid hormone consists of tyrosine and iodine and without sufficient iodine in the system the body can not make thyroid hormone, another tissue that utilizes a lot of iodine is the breast tissue. Iodine also has antibacterial and antiviral properies for the body. ...Read more
Blood count terms: Rdw means red cell distribution width, which is the range of values for the width of your red blood cells. A higher number could mean that you are making lots more red cells for some reason. Mch mean mean (or average) red cell hemoglobin, which is the amount of hemoglobin in each red blood cell. If it's low, this means that your cells aren't carrying as much hemoglobin as they should. ...Read more
Food Components: Generally, the components of all food (which can be burned to release calories) are composed of carbohydrate, fat &/or protein molecules. The rest is water, indigestable + trace vitamines & minerals. Carb refers to carbohydrates, meaning sugar molecules, both simple &/or complex. Fat refers to all fat (aka oil, lipid, hydrocarbon) molecules. Use google images to see the molecular patterns of atoms. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Other Iron studies?: Iron level, tibc, ferritin decide about the anemia. If TIBC level is high , iron is low, ferritin is low , it indicates you are deficient in iron and your body is looking to bind fe and will benefit from iron supplements. If TIBC alone is abnormal, not much of use with fe . If TIBC isl ow and ferritin is high , fe is not useful as you have iron load in ferritin but body can't use it bec. Of chr dis. ...Read more
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