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Swollen lymph node,Igm and Igg test reports - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   i have tb igm=0.71 (negative) and igg=146(suspected) what does it mean
User :   hi
Doctor :   Type the complete information
User :   doctor i am having swelled lmph node at nack total 5
Doctor :   TB means Tubercuosis
User :   i have contact to ENT he has written blood test and tb igm igg
User :   yes
Doctor :   Ig M means i=mmunoglobubin s M ype
Doctor :   which indicates active infection but it is negative in ur case
User :   means
Doctor :   Ig G means immunoglubulin G which mean u were exposed before
Doctor :   but not now
User :   and what about lymph node swelling
User :   i m too much scared
User :   r u there
Doctor :   y
User :   and what about lymph node swelling
Doctor :   Are they big?
User :   no small
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   whhat is the skin test say?
User :   two in right collar bone one in left one in left neck one in right neck
User :   skin test means
Doctor :   Skin test for TB?
User :   no today i have got the report of igg and igm tomorrow i will meet with doctor
Doctor :   So ur ENT has no ordered TB skin test?
User :   no firsly he has ordered tb igg and igm tomorrow i will show him report
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Go ahead..
User :   am i suffering from blood cancer
Doctor :   Do you have blood test?
User :   yes
Doctor :   what is the total white cell count?
User :   9100 /cu mm
Doctor :   AAAAAAA
Doctor :   *normal
User :   my lymphocytes are decreasing why it is so
User :   in blood cancer wbc are increasing or decreasing?
Doctor :   u just type the numbers
User :   ok
Doctor :   do not use own judgement
User :   hemoglobin =12.5 total leuckocyte count 9100 segemented neutrophil =71% lymphocytes=23% eoisinphils=5% monocytes=01
User :   esr=32 pcv=39.5 platelet =1.32 lac/cu mm total rbc 4.3 mill/cu mm
User :   mcv=91.9 fl mch=29.1 pg mchc =31.6 g/dl peripheral blood serum shows normal features
Doctor :   so u have no cance
Doctor :   rdo u have any other questions?
User :   means
Doctor :   You ' have no cancer
User :   yes why i m having 5 swelled lymph node and what i have to do
Doctor :   Good Q
Doctor :   That is why you went to ENT
User :   yes
Doctor :   That could be TB
User :   and more
Doctor :   or bacterial infections
Doctor :   Here only 2 thinghs u need to think?
User :   lymphoma or blood or lung cancer?
User :   ok
Doctor :   Is it TB? or Not TB? ot Cancer?
Doctor :   Get the biopsy and see in under miscroscope
Doctor :   First we try 15 days of antibitics
Doctor :   if there is no responce do the biopsy
User :   ok
Doctor :   That will the answer
Doctor :   That will tell the answer
User :   i m in danger
Doctor :   You need tests
Doctor :   To answer the questions, u need biopsy
User :   any problem in biopsy
Doctor :   no
Doctor :   slight bleeding
User :   why doctors are generally not ready for biopsy
Doctor :   Ask him
User :   r u angry on me
Doctor :   No
Doctor :   If one doctor is not doing you aretelling all doctors
Doctor :   How do you find the answer with out biopsy
User :   may be
User :   no i will not get
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   This is my opinion
Doctor :   Every doctor has his opinion
User :   in ur view tomorrow i can ask for biopsy with my ent surgeon
Doctor :   I am not treating MD
Doctor :   What was you ENT plan?
User :   means
Doctor :   What is his next step?
User :   tomorrow he will tell
Doctor :   So wait till his answer
Doctor :   He may consider Biopsy
User :   ok
Doctor :   Did he started antibitics so far?
User :   thanx
User :   yes
User :   for 3 days
Doctor :   How many days u used?
User :   one day
Doctor :   Using antibitics for 10 days may rsolve the problem
User :   ok
Doctor :   if it is bacterial infection
User :   ok
Doctor :   Even after using antibitics, if there is no change in size, then next step is biopsy
User :   ok
Doctor :   Also get the Skin TB test?
Doctor :   Also get the Skin TB test.
User :   one of them is decreased without antibodies
Doctor :   We need total disappearance , not one
User :   ok
Doctor :   If the biopsy is normal lymph node swelling, u can feel relaxed
User :   ok
Doctor :   Did I answer the query?
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