What does a high immunoglobulin mean?

How high? Minimally elevated probably not worth worrying about. Very or moderately high requires a test - serum immunoelectrophoresis - to rule-out multiple myeloma. Minimally high bears repeating twice a year.

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What does a high immunoglobulin level mean for you?

It depends. There are several types of immunoglobulin, igg, iga, IgM and ige. Having a "high" level of each of them could mean different things. It is also important to know if it is a "high" overall level, or a "high" level of a specific kind of igg, iga, igm, or ige. In general, a high ige means "allergy". High igg/a/m can mean different things depending on their specificity (total or specific). Read more...

What does high levels of immunoglobulin IgG mean (2130)? Should I be concerned?

See details. That level is not extremely high, but why was the test ordered in the first place? You need to direct your question to the doctor who ordered the test in the first place. Read more...