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Will Spinal Hemangiomas Lead Blood Count
Usually not: Hemangiomas are benign blood vessel tumors. Sometimes, if the tumors are quite large, blood platelets can get activated in these tumors and stick to the blood vessel walls. This can result in a low platelet count. Platelets are necessary for proper blood clotting. This problem is called kasabach merritt phenomenon and is actually quite rare. If it occurs, it could cause a bleening tendency. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
An hemangioma is a condition in which a person has an enlarged, abnormal growth of blood vessels on his skin and/or elsewhere inside his body. Large hemangiomas, multiple ones, or dangerously located ones can cause serious problems. Babies with small or few "strawberry" hemangiomas on the skin ...Read more
Mother had cancer cells in skull and spinal cord. After chemotherapy her pain is alleviate d and her blood count is normal.Is it a good sign?
Likely: The chemo has very likely induced a remission, and that is certainly positive. One might hope that this is on the road to full control, and maybe permanent remission. ...Read more
I have all these symtoms memory lost , deppress, numbness, joint pain , low blood count, nausea speech problem and my lawyer told me that not lead poiso?
Lawyer not doctor: Physicians are qualified and use labs to determine lead poisoning - if one has memory lost , deppress, numbness, joint pain , low blood count, nausea speech problem one shoudl be consulting with a physician and following up on recommedned labwork and consults. With symptoms like that, the least one should worry about is the opinion of the attorney - seek medical help. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Been having bad headaches and white blood count is high but no infection that I'm aware of so what are some of the possible causes? Dr doing more test
High WBC: How is your hemoglobin and your platelets? If you have no infection and your hematocrit is high, possible cause is polycythemia. If lymphocyte is high, should look for CLL. If platelet is high and there are many immature WBC, should look for for CML. Anyhow your doctor seem to be working you up for a proper diagnosis . You might need to see a hematologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What could cause my 15 year old daughter to have swollen glands, low blood count, spine pain, exhaustion and high calcium levels?
Lots of things: You also list a ruptured esophagus. Is this your daughter also? If so, how did that happen? At the top of my list is a parathyroid adenoma (high calcium, fatigue, bone pain); most teens have some palpable lymph nodes and many teenaged girls are a bit anemic. It's a mistake to ask for interpretation of labs apart from clinical information ; actual values. Insist her physician explain. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What does it mean when suddenly your blood count results are all over with 9 flagged components too high, 6 flagged too low and one flagged eh?
CBC: Without knowing what values are abnormal there is no way in which to help you interpret these changes, but what can be said is that they are generally meaningless in the absence of a full clinical evaluation. Lab values are often only helpful after a full history and physical exam since the changes can be due to multiple causes. Discuss with the doctor who ordered this. Best wishes. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
WBC?RBC?: Usually the white blood cells (infection fighters) are elevated as when you have an infection like strep throat or even appendicitis.This may be trivial or very important as in leukemia(white count staying over 20, 000). Elevated rbc is much less often seen.Anyway:get a repeat count and see what is what-don't ignore it. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
WBC Count is HIGH: Do you mean White Blood Cell (WBC) count. It could represent an ongoing infection any where in your body. Also look at the details which cell lines (Neutrophils or Mono or Eiosinophils are predominant). Normal WBC count is usually less than 11,000. Repeat it after few weeks if still high and NO infection consukt a Hematologist (Blood specialist) ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Iron might help: If you mean hemoglobin then it depends on the cause - why is it low? Blood loss, blood destruction and decreased blood cell production are the three causes of low hemoglobin. Talk to your doctor about what the cause is for you. Taking iron supplements helps if the cause is blood loss such as from gastritis or GI bleeding. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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