It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....

Message Board

Immune Disorders Board Index
Pages: 1 2 Showing 1 - 20 of 45 for low levels of igm. (0.102 seconds)

... I'm curious to know...what have you found out about this situation? Do they know what is causing your IgA to be so high? Is your SED rate high too? My IgA is also high and I am going to see a Hematologist/Oncologist on Monday the 20th. I seriously doubt I have cancer but my doctors want to rule out a few things. Take care, Sharon (3 replies)
... After 4 days of very high fever extremely soar throat, and coughing, I was hospitalized for 7 more days. the main suspicion was lymphoma since many of my lymph nodes were very swollen, but a CT ruled that out. The Ct also showed an abnormal pulmonary infection. ... (3 replies)
Low IGA and IGM
Sep 24, 2008
... ng suffered constant upper respiratory infections and all symptoms related to immune deficiency. Only recently we both had an immunoglobulin test which revealed low levels of IgA and IgM but normal levels of IgG. We both have Hashimoto's thyroiditis also. ... (7 replies)

... then an immune deficiency is likely. Given your lengthy history of respiratory infections, I would say the deficiency is most likely, and IVIG may be beneficial. What does your IGA look like? ... (4 replies)
... This may sound like a stupid question, but do you have any pets--specifically pet birds? (4 replies)
... Am hoping for a bit of advice and hopefully some clarity. ... (3 replies)
... I have low levels of IgA and IgG, but the IgM was normal at 82. Light chains were also within normal ranges. On CBC, again my MCV is high, RBC's are low, RDW's are low, MCH is high, and MPV is low. ... (26 replies)
... hours to one of the top rated university teaching hospitals in the country for my immunology workups. ... (4 replies)
... In looking at my tests I noted that my IgG levels were quite low, specifically both my overall IgG and IgG subclass 2, and that some studies had linked low IgG levels with bronchiectasis. Docs discounted my worries and said the low IgG was likely related to repeated doses of steroids to control the asthma. ... (4 replies)
... I was wondering for those that have IgM Selective Deficiency, what are your IgM levels. My IgM is low at 33 . I don't know how low your IgM has to be have the above title. Should I be concerned if only if it drops below 20? ... (2 replies)
... It might be a good idea to determine if you have a primary immune deficiency. Sinus infections, joint inflammation, and gastrointestinal issues are all part of this diagnosis. ... (6 replies)
Test results
Nov 27, 2012
... My doctor ordered a bunch of blood work, the results are posted below. ... (3 replies)
... There is Common Variable Immune Deficiency and there is Hypogammaglobulinemia. Hypo is typically a reduction in ALL gamma globulins. CVID is a reduction in IgG and IgA and/or IgM. I would get a 2nd opinion from a qualified immunologist (not allergist). Typically people with these diseases are sick like 20 times a year, not only 3 (I am not trying to lessen the severity of... (2 replies)
... Thank you Eli. I hope everything goes well on Monday. I don't seem to have any other real signs for cancer...I don't think. I'll see what she has to say on Monday. My other levels (IgE and IgM, etc) are normal. My SED rate comes in around 70 though. I'll post after I see the Hematologist on Monday. Thank you again, Sharon (3 replies)
... rate is constantly high at around 30 where it should be less than 20. I went to see an immunologist that did a few more blood tests only to find out that my IGE levels are also x2 higher than normal.. ... (3 replies)
... two years ago for my immunoglobulins when I was having some health problems. I had a IgG deficiency although they never did the subclasses on me. I also had very low IgM I forget the number but it was just off of a deficiency. Something like a 2. ... (2 replies)
... Hi, no one has responded yet so I thought I would welcome you. This is a great place to get help and advice. I have IgM <20, IgA <25 and IgG is up to 700. I used to get sick ALOT (I have CVID). Used to just get bronchitis about 7x's a year, then got bronchitis, sinus infection and ear infections all at once like 6 x's per year. Now I receive IVIG and life is better. Good... (2 replies)
... i have low igm level 20... ... (2 replies)
... some weight loss. severe fatigue at times, most recent loss of balance at times, serum levels IgA high, IgM low any answers? ... (2 replies)
... Thanks for your kind reply. Tests were taken about a month apart. Had mastectomy a year ago and was on Arimidex for two years (successful and a piece of cake). Don't see that as side effect of Arimidex but was recently diagnosed with asthma (new to me, thought i had COPD). Did have pneumonia twice last year but was heavily on the road and doing domestic trade shows (where it... (4 replies)

Associated Tags: high iga, immune system, low igg, low igm, neurological

Pages: 1 2

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 04:15 PM.

Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
© 1998-2018 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!