How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Dr. Thomas, MD Your Own Question
Dr. Thomas, MD
Dr. Thomas, MD, Board Certified Physician
Category: Medical
Satisfied Customers: 63757
Experience:  Internal Medicine--practice all of internal medicine, all ages, family, also Integrative, CAM, etc
Type Your Medical Question Here...
Dr. Thomas, MD is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

Dealing over 4 yrs with pain, my blood results always come

Customer Question

Dealing over 4 yrs with pain, my blood results always come with issues with mchc or rdw or cardiopilin low. Anatiter has been positive in several occasions and after seeing three different Rehunatologist still don't have a treatment or diagnosis. Who should I see or what type doctors can read all my labs to determine what is wrong?
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Thomas, MD replied 4 months ago.


Your labs are not definitive.

When convention fails like this, one has to look at the underlying disease mediators.

A positive ANA can indicate chronic biotoxicity, or inflammation.

This needs to be addressed by a doctor trained in functional medicine.

You can find a good list of these doctors here.

Upper right of the first page: see the find a practitioner link.

OK, so you might have more questions or want to give me more information: Please use reply to expert if you have further questions. When you are ready, please click a positive rating [hopefully excellent—that’s how we are paid, per rating]. If you forgot something, come back. I am here

Related Medical Questions