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Experience:  MBBS MS. Post doctoral fellowship in Sports Medicine. General surgeon and sports medicine specialist
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My serum protein level seems high and I want a second

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My serum protein level seems high and I want a second opinion please
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: yes they said it was normal and none
JA: Is there anything else the Doctor should know before I connect you? Rest assured that they'll be able to help you.
Customer: no thansk
Submitted: 17 days ago.
Category: Medical
Customer: replied 17 days ago.
File attached (337Z51M)
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 17 days ago.

Your C-reactive protein is mildly high (15). This can be high due to many reasons like infection, allergy, autoimmune disorder, hormonal issues.

I would be happy to assist you further if you need any more information.
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Customer: replied 17 days ago.
would it be anything like diabetes, cancer or anything life threatening
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 17 days ago.

It is not likely due to the disease you mentioned or due to any life-threatening issue.

Customer: replied 17 days ago.
Okay thank you
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 17 days ago.

You are very welcome.

Wishing you a speedy resolution and all the very best in life.

It was a pleasure to assist you.

I sincerely hope that I have helped you and that I have earned my 5-star rating today!

Thank you.

Stay blessed.