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I just got my labs back and I have a high D- dimer result of

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Hi. I just got my labs back and I have a high D- dimer result of 2.42. Should I take immediate action
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: No I have not seen a doctor. I have Hashimotos and my doctor for that is in another state and currently on vacation. She orders regular labs and we consult over the phone to manage the Hashis. This is the first time this d -dimer has come back flagged.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I am taking T-3 for the Hashis.
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 4 months ago.

Hello, this is Dr. David. I am reviewing your question now and will be with you momentarily.

Expert:  Dr. David replied 4 months ago.

who ordered this d dimer test for you?

d dimer 2.42 is slightly elevated

how old are you?

you usually don't have to see a doctor right away

was your doctor worried about you having a blood clot? or are you worried and asked for this D dimer test?