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What does chemiluminiscence mean in hormone analysis? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 06-Feb-2014
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Doctor:please proceed with your query
User:what is the method chemiluminiscence mean
User:in hormone analysis?
User:and why its required? also what does the result serum prolactin - 36.22 ng/mL
Doctor:it is a method of assay where chemical and light are used together to assess the hormone level or the protein
User:My sister has taken this test. When I googled it, it says its for pregnancy test. Can you please tell me whether it applies for pregnancy test as well?
Doctor:it is a laboratory method of testing
Doctor:it is not a pregnancy test
Doctor:it does not necessarily apply for pregnancy
Doctor:are you there?
User:she has this report
Doctor:tell me
User:and tablets the names I forgot. When I googled, I got the answer like 1 is for birth control pill, breast milk control
User:so should I have to take her for hospital for check up? I am scared still she is not married.
Doctor:what is her age?
Doctor:See, the hormone is increased in pregnancy and lactation
Doctor:But it can increase even otherwise too
Doctor:You must not be scared for this
Doctor:It happens in young unmarried girls as well
Doctor:Yes, you must take her to an endocrinologist for a thorough evaluation
Doctor:Please be relaxed and try to understand her situation
Doctor:You need to help her now and not be scared yourself
Doctor:all right?
User:ya dcotor
Doctor:is there anything i can help you with?
User:can you suggest any good endocrinologist in Bangalore?
Doctor:Where is your location?
User:tablets which is taking are XXXXXXX and cablogin
User:you mean location in Bangalore?
Doctor:Please wait
Doctor:why was Cablogin given to her?
User:she has a boy friend that's what I am worried highly about her birth control pills intake.
User:I don't know doctor
User:I just got to see this prescriptions in her handbag
Doctor:This drug can increase the prolactin levels
Doctor:Please get back to her doctor who has prescribed the medicine
User:can I go with her prescriptions directly or should I have to take her with me to get details?
User:its cloud nine hospital prescriptions doctor
Doctor:it is better to take her with you as well
User:Hmm ok doctor
Doctor:You can go to manipal hospital on air port road
Doctor:Dr. Arpan XXXXXXX is available
Doctor:A good endocrinologist
Doctor:all right
User:whats the difference doctor?
User:I mean gynaecologist and endocrinologist?
Doctor:Do you know the gynecologist treating her?
User:ya from the prescription
User:cloud nine XXXXXXX XXXXXXX
Doctor:please go back to the same doctor
Doctor:that is better
Doctor:as the doctor has prescribed the medicine, she can be able better judge her condition
User:hmm thank you doctor
Doctor:my pleasure
Doctor:shall we end the chat now?
User:yes sure
User:thank you
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