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What does a high protein count mean in my blood work?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
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In brief: Depends

If all the proteins were elevated, you were probably dehydrated.
If a specific protein is elevated then it needs to be determined which protein. Some causes of elevated proteins are chronic infections, liver disease and multiple myeloma.

In brief: Depends

If all the proteins were elevated, you were probably dehydrated.
If a specific protein is elevated then it needs to be determined which protein. Some causes of elevated proteins are chronic infections, liver disease and multiple myeloma.
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