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Need help in reading the blood test report. Had surgery for hiatus hernia - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 12-Jun-2013
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Doctor:hi
Please proceed with your query
User:Hi, I am Smitha here and this question if for my husband who is 35years old. He took some tests yesterday ,Bllod and LFT too
Doctor:ok
User:For the Blood Haemogram test
Doctor:please proceed
User:they have marked under some values
User:like ESR - 15
Doctor:it is normal
User:Neutrophils - 38
User:Lymphocytes-52
Doctor:Both are normal
User:then why the figures ar ehigh?
Doctor:They are lab values
User:peripheral smear theay havewritten as " Reactive lymphocytes seen"
Doctor:Clinically they are normal
Doctor:Is there any malarial parasites on the peripheral smear?
User:IMP-NORMOCYTIC NORMOCHROMIC BLOOD PICTRE WITH MILD LYMPHOCYTOSIS
User:rbcs-NORMOCYTIC NORMOCHROMIC
Doctor:The impression is perfectly normal
User:wbc-NORMAL
User:AND PLATELETES- ADEQUATE NO HEMOPARASITES
Doctor:ok
Doctor:Great
User:is there any issue
Doctor:Nothing to worry about
Doctor:It is normal report
User:since the wordings are of concern
User:like "reactive...
Doctor:Don't worry
User:should we take anytoher test?
User:for his LFT
Doctor:Not required at all
User:the A?G ratio - 3
Doctor:normal
User:indirect billirubin-0.18
Doctor:It is normal again
User:and the interpretaion they have written as
Doctor:Yes
User:Albumin-4.9gm/dl SGPT-22U/L Direct Billirubin-0.17mg/dl
Doctor:These are normal too
User:Since he will be travelling abroad and he has to undergo some medical tests in couple of weeks, we are worried about it
User:HBSAG (rapid test) is Reactive
Doctor:ok
User:so it menas he is positive
User:for that
Doctor:No
Doctor:He is not positive for it
Doctor:It means there are antibodies to Hepatitis B in his blood
Doctor:That is all
User:because when we take this 2years back for his surgery(laproscopic)..docotr told that he is positive and have to go further test..may affect his liver
Doctor:Nothing to worry
Doctor:The HBsAg titer may remain reactive lifelong
Doctor:Nothing serious about it
User:so his liver is fine from these tests rit?
Doctor:Yes, absolutely normal
User:he was complaing about
User:stomach upset and all
User:he undergone laproscopic surgery for hiatus hernia
User:2 years back
Doctor:ok
Doctor:Is he all fine now?
User:so he feel that he cant sit straight now, he feel some bloating feeling
User:flatulence is more
User:gas forming
Doctor:This is expected but his liver seems to be fine
User:ok
Doctor:Please do not worry
User:ok ..so thanks a lot docotr
Doctor:Your husband is doing fine
Doctor:Thank you too
Doctor:Is that all for now?
User:yes.thanks
Doctor:Great evenin
Doctor:Bye for now
Doctor:Take care
User:same to you
User:Bye
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