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Info regarding elevated B12 and various cancers? Thanks again

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Dr. Randy Baker
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In brief: Can be sign of

High B12 levels in the absence of supplementation can be a sign of serious health problems including liver ; kidney disease, myelproliferative disorders including myelocytic leukemia, polycythemia vera ; hypereosinophilic syndrome.
Testing must be done to find the underlying cause. See http://healthyeating.Sfgate.Com/high-vitamin-b12-mean-9057.Html.

In brief: Can be sign of

High B12 levels in the absence of supplementation can be a sign of serious health problems including liver ; kidney disease, myelproliferative disorders including myelocytic leukemia, polycythemia vera ; hypereosinophilic syndrome.
Testing must be done to find the underlying cause. See http://healthyeating.Sfgate.Com/high-vitamin-b12-mean-9057.Html.
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Dr. Michael Perez
I had one case where a very elevated b12 in the thousands was a harbinger of subclinical malignancy. Since then, cases of mildly elevated b12 have been teasers, yielding no pathology when i dug deeper.
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