Category: Ask a Medical Lab Scientist

Repeated Kidney Infection Explained

Q:2 kidney infections in a little over a month.? I had no warning signs with either one. I woke up…

1 month ago

Is Bleeding Normal After teeth removed?

Question I got my wisdom teeth removed about 3-4 days ago and whenever I open my mouth a little too…

1 month ago

Does an ANA blood test show the number of white and red blood cells ?

White blood cell counts can be low (leukopenia) due to lupus, immunosuppressive therapy, or the presence of a virus. ... Low red…

1 month ago

Does snorting subutex show up on a drug test?

Suboxone is a combination of the drugs buprenorphine and naloxone. Buprenorphine is an opioid partial agonist-antagonist, meaning it mimics some…

2 months ago

3 Best Mesothelioma Blood Tests

This is primarily used to diagnose pleural mesothelioma. Positron Emission Tomography Scan – PET scans show the presence of individual…

5 months ago

18400 TLC is Normal/high in 2 Year Baby, fever over 100?

Our doctors reviewed you question, here's the detailed answer for you. As previously stated that the normal total leucocyte count for…

6 months ago

What Does hpyl-igm Mean on my blood test?

Thanks for asking, "hpyl" letters may be written as "h.pyl" which is a short form of the word "HelicoBacter Pylori".…

6 months ago

Can I Drink Black Coffee Before a Fasting Blood Test

The Best Answer is No, You Can't Drink Black Coffee or eat any food during this time Before a Fasting Blood Test,…

6 months ago

My A1c 10 and Blood Glucose 150, what does this mean?

The A1c test measures the average glucose (blood sugar) in the blood by assessing the amount glycated hemoglobin. “Hemoglobin" is…

10 months ago

What Does High Hemoglobin A1c but Normal Blood Sugar Mean?

Many diabetes patients results may show unexpectedly high A1c levels while blood sugar levels is normal. This is the second…

12 months ago