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Elevated IgG Antibody

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  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • September 13, 2007
  • 07:00 PM

Can anyone help me out. I recently had labwork done for Celiac Disease. Dr refered me to GI based on test results but can't be seen for 2 weeks. Results were as follows:

Endomysial Antibody IgA - Negative
tTG - IgA 1 (reference 0-3 negative)
Immunoglobulin A, Qn - 271 (reference 70-400)
Antigliadin Abs, IgG - 38 (positive >9)

So - all tests normal except for IgG. I was diagonised with IBS 5 years ago but have just started having severe symptoms again the last 6 months. Any ideas what the elevated IgG would be from other that Celiec Disease?

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  • I was found to have an increased IgG protein level on a urinalysis my doctor recommended that I have an SPEP (Serum Protein Electrophoresis) done, maybe you should ask about having that test done and then go from there with your doctor regarding the results. Best wishes.
    Harvard 20 Replies
    • December 8, 2007
    • 00:12 AM
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  • The fact that your anti-gliandin IgG is still positive suggests that you need to work even more closely at getting the rest of the gluten, that could be in your diet, out.
    Monsterlove 2921 Replies
    • December 30, 2007
    • 00:20 AM
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  • Look into NAET or BioSet - these two treatments can help reverse a gluten or wheat allergy. Please look into this - it is amazing. Best wishesDOM
    acuann 3080 Replies
    • December 30, 2007
    • 01:47 AM
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