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what does this mean globulin 1.8l, a/g ratio 2.7h, carbon

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what does this mean? globulin 1.8l, a/g ratio 2.7h, carbon dioxide 15l, do you think there is a problem with some functions in my body? i am a male.
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Cosmetic Doctor replied 7 years ago.


How old are you please?

Ay medical problems?

Why did you have blood work done?


Customer: replied 7 years ago.
i am 24 years old male, and i did the blood work for the annual exam.
Expert:  Cosmetic Doctor replied 7 years ago.

Did your doctor say there was a concern with the results?


Customer: replied 7 years ago.
he just said to see him to discuss the results
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
i still am waiting for the answer. please let me know. thanks
Expert:  doctornihil replied 7 years ago.
I will take the opportunity to answer this question in his absence.
globulin 1.8l means your level is 1.8 ( low) as per laboratory standard.
A/g ratio denotes ration of albumin & globulin 2.7 (high as per laboratory standard)---this is good, as on calculation your albumin level is around 4.86 ( normal above 4.5)
Carbon dioxide level is 15 ( low) normal range 21 and above---this is possible if you were anxious during blood draw (hence you hyperventilated 'washing away' some carbon dioxide from the body).

Overall, you blood tests look normal.