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i have been told i have protein on the lowest scale of low

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i have been told i have protein on the lowest scale of low in my blood i am a 56 year old male just getting over a chronic chest infection
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. SH replied 2 years ago.

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Hi there. Thank you for your question. I will be helping you out with your queries

Dr. Shahzad MD :

What is the level of your hemoglobin?

Dr. Shahzad MD :

What medications are you on at the moment?

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Please let me know.

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Welcome, please use the reply button and the text box to type.

Customer:

Losartan 50mg Felodipine 50mg

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Did the doctor mention the level of your 'low blood'?

Customer:

no he just said it was on the lowest scale of low

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Can you please let me know what your symptoms are at the moment?

Customer:

he is not doing a bone marrow test my symptoms are just weight loss after the chest infection

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Are the red blood cells on the lower side only or are the white cells also low?

Dr. Shahzad MD :

or you have no idea?

Customer:

no idea

Dr. Shahzad MD :

If your blood is that low it would DEFINITELY require further investigation

Dr. Shahzad MD :

It may even require a bone marrow.

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Also you may require iron levels, TIBC, vitamin B12 and folate levels.

Dr. Shahzad MD :

You need to keep pursuing this matter with your GP.

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Should not let go of it.

Dr. Shahzad MD :

You should also request a report from him.

Customer:

all he require now he said was xrays

Dr. Shahzad MD :

If you get a blood report from him you can share it here with me for me to see

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Thats for the chest infection.

Dr. Shahzad MD :

I think he was asking about chest x rays

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