Hemolytic disease

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hi i am my cousin of age 4 half is suffering from hepatomagely disease , he is having stomach pain , doctor asked to do 4 test 1st-serum lapid profile 2nd-serum liver function test 3rd-serum thyriod stimulating hormone 4th-serum cortisol plz give me advice for his stomach pain and also for his diet ..

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If your cousin has hepatomegaly (It is not a disease it just denotes that his liver is enlarged)you might have to check his blood picture and reticulocyte count to rule out any hemolytic disease of the new born.Serum lipid profile was advised by your doctor to rule out any lipid profile.Liver...

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My 6yrs daughter high level iron(81)tomarrow GP want to see me I'm vry up set please tell me about.and what I will do

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Brief Answer:
Hemolytic dieases

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

Thanks for your query.

If the value you have mentioned above (81) is serum iron value in micrograms per deciliter then the value is absolutely normal.

Let me consider it to be value of some other iron related test.

Increased iron in the body...

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Urine question : I had these urine results....Color (Yellow) Yellow Appearance (Clear) Clear pH 5.0 - 8.0 7.0 Spec Gravity 1.010 Protein (Negative) mg/dL Negative Glucose (Negative) mg/dL Negative Ketones (Negative) mg/dL Negative Bilirubin (Negative) Negative Urobilinogen (Negative) U/dL 0.2 Blood (Negative) Negative Leukocyte Esterase (Negative) Negative Nitrite (Negative) Negative my results are on the right- it says I have 0.2 U/DL of Urobilinogen in my urine- it says it should be negative- I am very scared what does this mean? also lately I have had this mucous like threads in my urine... otherwise my urine looks clean, light yellow, no burning or pain or kidney pain. Should i be concerned. I am very worried . I have lupus.

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Brief Answer:
the result is ok

Detailed Answer:
HI, thanks for using healthcare magic

Urobilinogen is a substance formed in the intestine from the break down of bilirubin. When bile is broken down normally some of the breakdown products are found in the stool and some ,like urobilinogen , are...

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my 12 yr son has been complaining of headach and stomach pains for a week.and has a rash on his legs.now the rash is getting worse and is painful no fevers

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Your son needs evaluation from a Pediatrician. This could mean a hemolytic disease, HUS, HSP, ITP, or a viral prodrome which shows many changes as rashes in the skin and can be involving internal organs as well.

He surely needs a physical examination , blood...

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Hi, I have 5 month baby Boy & since morning he is crying. For that reason wmy wife went to Pediatrician. He has suggested to do Sonograpy. After Sonography report is as attached

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Brief Answer:
Relax

Detailed Answer:
Hi XXXXXXX
Thanks for your query.
I understand your concern.
It is very uncommon for infants to have gallstones.
They are usually seen in children with risk factors like.
-any hemolytic disease in baby or any family history.
-family history of childhood...

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I have B negatiive blood. After delivery i get the injection.Now i conceived. I want to abortion. THE doctor gave medicine for abortion. when i take ihe anti d injection? It is safe for my next baby

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Hello,

Thanks for writing to us.

First thing, you proceed for medical abortion if you want to abort the current pregnancy with abortion pill as per your doctor's recommendation and direction.

After that, you need to collect aborted fetal tissue and send to laboratory for analysis of blood group...

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Hi, I recently learned my Father was Rh Positive and my Mother is Rh Negative . I was born in 1957 - the second of six children. I know sometime in the 60 s any possible problems were eliminated. So I m wondering what types of health problems / risks may I expect in this regard? Is there a known gene mutation that I should know about, so I can share that with a doctor? Thank you. Clara

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Hello Clara,

Thanks for posting,

If you and your siblings did not develop any complications at birth due to mother and fetus incompatibility then you have nothing to worry about now. Hemolytic disease of the newborn (the condition is known medically as erythroblastosis fetalis) occurs when there...

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Hello Doctor,
I have been diagnosed with fatty liver.My bilirubin was quite high in october but reduced to normal level in november. Its again shoot up now. I am not drinking alchol for last 3 after diagnosis.Please find below my LFT results from last 3 months. Please advis

Date     Protein      Albumin     Globulin     ALP     ALT(SGPT) AST(SGOT) CGT Bilirubin
12 Oct     78     55     23     51     32          35      50
                                        
14 Oct     77     49     28     62     54     32     45     44.46
                                        
20 Oct     81     4.9     32     69     50     22     43     27.3
                                        
                                        
26 Oct 81     54     27     55     20          28     26
                                        
                                        
9 Nov 73     51     22     49     17          21     21
                                                                           
11 Dec 73     50     23     57     13          19     28

doctor1 MD

Hello,
Thank you for posting a query.

After reading your reports, some points I want to highlight. You told that you have fatty liver. Fatty liver is a benign condition. Here usually no gross abnormality arises. In you case, bilirubin is always high >20. But, the liver enzymes are not elevated...

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what color is discharge suppose to be during pregnancy early in my 2nd trimester, what colors of discharge arent normal or cause of concern?

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Brief Answer:
DETAILS ARE GIVEN BELOW.

Detailed Answer:
Hello,

Thanks for writing to us.

Color of normal vaginal discharge during pregnancy will be clear, slight yellowish or cloudy white. You should maintain genital hygiene properly.

You need to be concerned with abnormal color of vaginal...

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Please can a man with As B positive marry a lady with As O positive

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Brief Answer:
No problem

Detailed Answer:
Hi dear,
I have gone through your question and understand the concerns.
Yes, there is no major problem or genetic issues in the babies if people of two positive blood groups marry.
Very rarely, sometimes hemolytic disease of newborn can occur in babies of...

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Hi, I recently learned my Father was Rh Positive and my Mother is Rh Negative . I was born in 1957 - the second of six children. I know sometime in the 60 s any possible problems were eliminated. So I m wondering what types of health problems / risks may I expect in this regard? Is there a known gene mutation that I should know about, so I can share that with a doctor? Thank you. Clara

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My 1 month old son has a mixture of mustard yellow and pale yellow stool recently. When I wash him I notice that the stool was oily too. I am very concern as my baby still having prolonged jaundice as at todate even the doctor said it is not severe but I am still worry is there anything abnormal. My baby total serum bilirubin was 11.6 now. Please advice. Thanks!

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hi i am my cousin of age 4 half is suffering from hepatomagely disease , he is having stomach pain , doctor asked to do 4 test 1st-serum lapid profile 2nd-serum liver function test 3rd-serum thyriod stimulating hormone 4th-serum cortisol plz give me advice for his stomach pain and also for his diet ..

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my 12 yr son has been complaining of headach and stomach pains for a week.and has a rash on his legs.now the rash is getting worse and is painful no fevers

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