Serological Labs

New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
[ << Previous Thread | Next Thread >> ]

Chris_1234
Regular Member


Date Joined Mar 2015
Total Posts : 85
   Posted 11/13/2016 1:02 PM (GMT -7)   
My neurologist ordered a serum electrophoresis some time ago and we have been monitoring my iga. Now I know this isn't a hematology forum, but I've read that some things she has tested for could be related to MS such as beta 2 gobulin.

I can't make heads or tales of my reults, so I'm hoping someone here can. It should be noted that I'm also on Copaxone and not an immunology suppressant.

I'll list the markers that came back high;

IGA 4.53 g/l
Total protein 83 g/l
Albumin 51.3 g/l
Beta 2 5.2 g/l

Also noted is the serum protein electrophoresis does not suggest a monoclonal pattern. Beta gamma bridging is observed, but this may be due to a diffuse increase in IGA

Immunofluxation-no monoclonal band is detected.

As well,

My hemotocrit has always been between .400and.420 and my red blood cells count constantly fluctuates between 4.8and 5.0
Mcv sits at 84

Any help would be great as I don't have an apt with the doc for another month.
New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
Forum Information
Currently it is Wednesday, December 13, 2017 12:37 AM (GMT -7)
There are a total of 2,904,683 posts in 318,781 threads.
View Active Threads


Who's Online
This forum has 158161 registered members. Please welcome our newest member, Diffuse US.
206 Guest(s), 5 Registered Member(s) are currently online.  Details
Wings of Eagles, LymeSick 🌟, Jay99, jrpsf, Gunner34