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I had some labs come back and a few things looked to be

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i had some labs come back and a few things looked to be higher than average and didn't know that that meant
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: i haven't seen the dr. This was done at urgent care over the weekend. They didn't suggest I make a follow up or anything. They keep telling me I have a uti and putting me on anti biotics but nothing grows when they culture it so I don't know what to think. I'm on gabapentin, fluoxotine and amatryptaline
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I've had bowel obstructions in the past and a hysterectomy but that is all
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 1 year ago.


Thank you for your question.

I am Dr Saha, I shall try my best to help you.

Since when are you having this issue?

Which results was higher?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
My RBC was higher Hgb was higher Hct higher Absolute Lymphocytes were higher
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 1 year ago.

Please write the numbers? How high were those?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
RBC 5.26 Hgb 15.5 Hct 46.8 Absolute Lymph .6
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 1 year ago.

How old are you?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 1 year ago.

Please wait.
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Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 1 year ago.

Thank you for all the information,
The RBC count in female usually varies from 4.2 to 5.4.
Your level is within this range.
Hemoglobin level is normally from 12.1 to 15.1.
HCT 36.1 to 44.3%.
These 2 levels are mildly above normal.
As the RBC count is within normal range, those may not be significant.
Absolute lymphocyte count can be higher from a few factors.
It can be raised in viral infection, chronic inflammation or infection.
All these results need to be correlated with symptoms.
I would suggest to take a follow up by your primary doctor.
I hope this information helps.
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thank you
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 1 year ago.

You are always welcome.
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Best wishes.