Lipoprotein

What is Lipoprotein?

Lipoprotien is a combination of lipids and protien which take part in metabolism of cholestrol, free fatty acids and triglycerides as transporter.

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I am 38 , male, suffering from dipepsia from last two months, i take sompraz L from 15 days and sucraday, but still problem persist i got my stool examination and amoebiosis was diagnosed, for that i take satrogyl. from the day i took satrogyl my pain and irritation in stomach increases. should i stop satrogyl, should i change my sompraz l with any other medicine please advise. Mohammad Rashid Aqeel Computer Centre AMU, Aligarh

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hi,
welcome to health care family,
chronic amoebiasis can cause loss of appetite,chronic pain in abdomen and dyspepsia.
you are taking anti amoebic medicine,this medicine can give metallic taste in your mouth which again make your problem worse.But never give up treatment,slightly suffer more...

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hi sir i have done a a cheakup in thyro care LIPOPROTEIN (LPA) 143.08 mg/dl HbA1c 10.1 AVERAGE BLOOD GLUCOSE (ABG) 243 mg/dl LDL CHOLESTEROL 174 mg% TOTAL CHOLESTEROL 245 mg% what do you suggest to do now sir

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Brief Answer:
Needs medicines for treatment.

Detailed Answer:
Hello,
Thanks for trusting us with your health concern.
The total cholesterol at 245 is borderline high, LDL at 174 is also borderline high, HbA1C is raised with a high blood sugar levels. This puts you on an average risk for...

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my daughter was bitten by dog.my wife cleaned the wound for 20 minutes.I used the same soap for washing my hands. I noticed a cut on my hand .do I also need vaccination. I am apprehensive . it has been 3 days.will now be vaccination effective

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Brief Answer:
Anti-rabies vaccination

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

Thank you for your query. I can understand your concerns.

There is no need for you to take any anti-rabies vaccination.The virus has a lipoprotein envelope which can be dissolved with soap solutions and is hence inactivated. Rabies virus...

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this question is about cholesterol what is HDL & LDL AN TRIGLYCERIDE... ALSO WHAT NUMBER CONSIDER HIGH OR TO LOW..THANK YOU

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Brief Answer:
Components of Lipid Profile.

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

Thanks for your question.
Noted your concern.

- HDL: is a High Density Lipoprotein. Which is considered as good cholesterol. It removes and transport cholesterol from blood vessels to liver and prevent deposition.
It should be...

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I recently had some preventive tests done and noted some out of normal range results.
High Sensitive C - Reactive Protein (HSCRP) was 6.74 (normal range 1-3)
Lipoprotein (LPA) was 70 (normal range is <30)
Iron was 41 (normal range 60-180)
25-OH Vitamin D (Total) was 6.14 (normal range 30-100)

Please advise what this mean and if I need to take any medication.

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Need more details.

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

Thanks for the query.

I have gone through the reports attached which suggests Low Serum Iron, Vitamin D levels and high Lipoprotein and HsCRP levels along with changes in MCHC, RCDW and PDW.

I would like to know few more things before...

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Is there any danger if my High Sensitivity CRP count is 1.45mg/dl and my Lipoprotein is 92.5mg/dl??

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Brief Answer:
There is a risk of heart disease.

Detailed Answer:
Dear Ma am, Hi
Thanks for posting your query on HCM.
I appreciate your concern for the given blood test report.


High sensitivity CRP count measures the C-reactive protein which is a marker of inflammation which can be caused by...

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I have attached my wifes complete report. We did this health report just as a preventive measure. She is 30 years old. No major medical history. 2 years back, she had Vitamin D & B12 deficiency.
Please let me know, if anything is alarming and cause for concern in this report.

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Seen reports, supplements suggested

Detailed Answer:
Looking at the reports following deficiencies turn up
1. low vitamin D
2. Borderline ferritin
3. Low calcium
Vitamin B 12 levels are normal, even if mildly low.
SO I would suggest replacement-
Tab Dexorange once a day will help...

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please look on attached report what is hilited and what is cause

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Brief Answer:
Your report is excellent, absolutely nothing to worry about.

Detailed Answer:
Hello Mr XXXXXXX

Thanks for posting your query.

Your report is absolutely fine.

The highlighted value is that of LDL cholesterol, a low density lipoprotein. The levels of this should be below 100 ideally...

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Hi Doctor,

I had raised a query earlier regarding high level of SGPT/SGOT in the blood report. My SGOT is 57 and SGPT is 80.

I was advised to get a Lipid profile done for further investigation. I have done the Lipid profile done and enclosed is the report.

Kindly advice.

I am nondrinker, nonsmoker. What is the cause and implications of the same
What the steps to reduce the same

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Need to work on improving your lipid profile a bit

Detailed Answer:
Hi there, Thanks for coming back. Your SGOT/SGPT are OK for all intents and purposes and your Lipid profile is not perfect. but not dangerous either. Your HDL is on the low side of normal and your LDL is definitely...

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My self referred reports for health check up cardiac are attached...Plse interpret and guide further medical management......

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Just mild hyper homocysteinemia.

Detailed Answer:
Hi

Thank you for asking HCM.

I have gone through your query and reports. Your Reports all are within normal limits except mild homocysteinemia. Deficiencies in vitamin B12, folic acid and vitamin B6 are associated with raised...

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Recent questions on  Lipoprotein

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I am 31 years old, having BP 140/83 , and total cholestrol 6.98 mmol/l,Atherogenic index 4.25,LDL cholestrol 4.68 mmol/l,Alanine transferase 76.1 U/L.My problem is sometimes i am getting a feeling of fainting / feeing of imbalance and till now i havent start any medications yet .My father died at very early stage because of heart attack( 1 st attack). So whether i have to take medications for BP or cholestrol or both? What can be the reasong for feeling of imbalance?? Thanks, mathew

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my husband 34yrs old, 157cm, 65kg,taking amlodipine 5mg everyday now detected to have triglycerides 449, ldl 103, hdl 31. doctor prescribed astrovastatin 20mg everyday. any change in medicine needed? any precautions? his father was a heart patient, expired at the age of 63, due to attack.any risks?

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I am a 55 yr old female, 5 5 , weighing 140 lbs. I walk apprx 4 miles daily (16 min mile) for exercise. I recently had blood work done and found my overall cholesterol numbers to be 255, with LDL: 162, HDL: 62, and Trig 57. My glucose is 81. THey checked my blood pressure and it was 110/62. I take niacin (500 mg), fish oil (2000mg), and flaxseed oil (1200mg) daily, though I do miss daily doses occasionally. What should be my course of action to get back myself back in the number ranges I need to be? Thank you

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My husband is 47yrs old,found high cholestrol level.ie total cholestrol-233, LDL-145,HDL-40,VLDL48,ratio 3.6,T.G-239.His uric acid level is8.7mg%.he often c/o pain in the knee.Having family h/o cardiac problem(father),he is non vegetarian,non smoker,occasional drinker(max twice in a month,only beer).he is taking Tab.Fibator20mg(contains Atorvastin& the other combination I can t explain) for the last one week.Other blood chemistry like RFT&LFT is normal.blood sugar is 102mg% (fasting).In view of all these,we would like to get a diet chart for him& an expert opinion for his health ...thank ypu

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please look on attached report what is hilited and what is cause

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Male - 42 years old. TMT tst results - exercised for 9.51 minutes on XXXXXXX protocol at a work load of 11.40 METS and ahieved 90% of maximum predicted HR. 2. Resting ECG revealed WNL 3. Developed Asymptomatic 1-1.5mm comcave to DSST dep in...

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Hello Doctor, Good afternoon! I recently got my blood work and Echo done. Please do check my Lipoprotein and HOMOCYSTEINE levels, they are very very high. CbC also shows variations. Cholesterol levels are high. Reports attached for your review....

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