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What does high Rubella Antibody IgG Serum during pregnancy indicate? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 12-Apr-2014
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Doctor:Hi,
Please proceed with your query
User:Hi
User:I am XXXXXXX
User:i am about 2.5 months pregnant
Doctor:Ok
User:i wanted to ask a query on a report
User:Rubella Antibody IgG Serum @ (CLIA)
Doctor:Proceed with your question.
User:the results is showing 106.00
User:and the reference range is given as
User:wat does this mean
Doctor:Was IgM antibody also done?
User:no
User:jus this
Doctor:As you see from the reference limits, IgG antibody is definitely above the limits.
Doctor:It indicates you had a past infection of rubella and you are protected against it.
User:oh ok
Doctor:Have you discussed with your gynecologist about this report?
User:that means i do not have to worry
User:i did she told the same...but i have itching in my back
User:lower back and under arms
User:need to visit her this weekend
User:so i was a little apprehensive
Doctor:The itching is unrelated to this report.
User:oh ok...thanks a lot doctor
User:i am relieved now :)
Doctor:This itching may or may not be normal.
Doctor:You can consult the doctor as planned.
User:she told me it is because of dry skin and asked me to apply moisurisers
User:sure doctr thanks a lot for your inputs :)
Doctor:Yes, dry skin can very well explain the itching.
Doctor:Do you have any more questions to me
Doctor:or shall we end this chat?
User:that is it doctor
User:thanks a lot
User:have a nice day ahead
Doctor:Thanks for visiting me here. Bye for now.
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