"Hi, in serum protein electrophoresis, broad diffuse spikes indicate a more generalized infection or inflammation. More specifically if the M-spike is raised then it may be significant. Then again it depends on the levels of M spike if it..."
"Hi, what are your symptoms? single dose of prednisone, the effects will last for 48 hrs. But steroids can cause gastritis and these effects may persist. If your symptoms persist consult your doctor. Regards.
"Hi, its difficult to comment on therapy as there are multiple factors involved in planning for therapy. This depends on the number of blocks in the arteries, the amount of viable myocardium that can be saved and other comorbid conditions..."
"Hi, don't know what ‘blacktate’ means. Certain cardiac markers help to evaluate a myocardial infarction. Cardiac markers (CK-MB, Troponin and myoglobin), especially initially, is useful for determination of the time of infarct. All three..."
"Hi, your symptoms of chest could be due to cocaine. Cocaine can affect the heart and cause tachyarrhythmias (irregular heartbeat). It can also cause shortness of breath, delusions, hallucinations, myocardial infarction and kidney disease..."
"Hi, please dont worry, its nothing very serious. Haemorrhoids (piles) is the commonest cause for painless bleeding into the stool. Another cause is fissure in ano, where there is pain while passing motion with bleeding. ..."
"Hi, it could be Hives, which develop in response to an allergic reaction, by the release of histamine. The allergen can be medications, food, extremes of temperature, exercise and viral infections to name a few. Therapy lies in avoiding ..."
"Hi, how elevated are they? if its marginal it could be a temporary phenomenon. This could occur due to hypoxia. If the elevation is higher and if it is persistent, then blood disorders like polycythemia vera need to be ruled out. Please ..."
"Hi, yes it is possible if the allergens are susceptible to immunotherapy. For this consult an allergy specialist. First he may do a blood IgE levels to see if they are raised. Next, he will do skin testing. This test is painless, in whic..."
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