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Am I having any problem due to IgE level
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Am I having any problem due to IgE level

My recent blood test indicated that i do have IgE level as 596, which is high above the normal range. Does that indicate the symtom of any disease.
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Hello and hope you are doing well.

IgE levels are generally elevated in people with allergic diseases.  High IgE in itself is not a cause for concern, if causes such as intestinal parasites have been excluded. People who are atopic, (i.e. who have a familial tendency to develop childhood eczema, hay fever or allergic asthma); generally have IgE levels above the normal or non-atopic range. Those with atopic eczema are particularly likely to have raised IgE levels. It is a marker of atopic status rather than something requiring correction.

Hope this helped and do keep us posted.
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