Female patient 32 years old H/O Fever, diarrhea, restlessne
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Dr. Rahul Koul
Female patient 32 years old
H/O Fever, diarrhea, restlessness from past 3 days
On physical examination
Temp 101
Spo2 98%
Pulse 145 b/m
RR 14 b/m
BP 100/70 mm of Hg
Patient was send for RTPCR and CBC, CRP and D Dimer
RT PCR was Negative
CBC shows Anemia
Elevated D Dimer 0.73 ug/ml
What can be the cause of increase D Dimer level
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Dr. D●●●●i S●●h
Dr. D●●●●i S●●h Internal Medicine
D-dimer is basically related to clotting. There are many reasons for elevated D-dimer which needs to be investigated further.
May 6, 2021Like1
Dr. R●●●l K●●l
Dr. R●●●l K●●l Dentistry
But in this patient there is hemolysis can it be cause of false elevated D Dimer level
May 6, 2021Like