What does a high ESR rate in blood test indicate?

Answer It indicates inflammation.The cause of the inflammation can be several things including infection but there are other possibilities also.For example, autoimmune diseases or conditions will cause an... Read More »

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What does a high carbon dioxide reading on a blood test indicate?

A high carbon dioxide reading on a blood test can indicate low potassium levels in the blood or lung diseases such as pneumonia and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Accompanying symptoms can ... Read More »

What do high blood glucose levels indicate?

High blood glucose is a condition known as hyperglycemia. This term is typically used in reference to diabetes, a disease in which hyperglycemia can often occur. However, everyone experiences high ... Read More »

Do high ketone levels indicate high or low blood sugar?

Ketone testing is most often done if you have type 1 diabetes and:--* Your blood sugar is higher than 240 mg/dL* You have an illness such as pneumonia, heart attack, or stroke* Nausea or vomiting o... Read More »

What does it mean when your RP level is high in q quantitative blood test?

If the child has a fever more then 3 days you should seek a doctor. Children's dose of Tylenol is OK to give the child, but DO NOT give the child Aspirin - it is strongly indicated in Reye's Syndro... Read More »