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What does it mean when a pathologists interoperation of certain bllod work say's high beta's ?
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology
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In brief: Betas?
If it is "high beta globulins" on a serum protein electrophoresis, this means nothing in the absence of a meaningful history and physical exam. If it is "beta lipoprotein", this is an old name on the old lipid profile for LDL / low density lipoprotein / bad cholesterol.

In brief: Betas?
If it is "high beta globulins" on a serum protein electrophoresis, this means nothing in the absence of a meaningful history and physical exam. If it is "beta lipoprotein", this is an old name on the old lipid profile for LDL / low density lipoprotein / bad cholesterol.
Dr. Ed Friedlander
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David Miller
Family Medicine
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In brief: More info
This is a very nebulous question that is very difficult to answer. At the very least, info about the specific blood test would be helpful.

In brief: More info
This is a very nebulous question that is very difficult to answer. At the very least, info about the specific blood test would be helpful.
David Miller
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