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My 7 years daughter had ASO titre 1070 & knee pain for past 2 weeks

 ram said… For my daughter had knee pain for past 2 weeks her age is 7. , we went to neuro specialist he asked us to take ASO and RA Factor Test and asked us to see a pediatrician. ASO titre is 1071 RA is Negative We went to our pediatrician he started azithrol and asked us to see Rheumatologist The Dr which we seen before (neuro) asked to see a cardiologist immediately. What we have to do. Admin said… Hello RAM, ASO=1070 is very high, You must know that: ASO stands for the concentration of microbe that cause inflammation of tonsils,...

High ASOT test Titre 800 and CRP 30, is that false Positive?

Normal ASOT titre is up to 200 Unit Titres in this test 200 – 400 – 600 – 800 IU/ml and no higher than 800 IU/ml . False +ve result may occur in early infection and children between 6 months to 2 years How to understand Analysis of rheumatic fever, ASOT? Streptococcus is a type of bacteria infects the tonsils. Cause pus on the tonsils and increase up to the heart and cause heart problems. Antistreptolysin O titre is analysis measures the percentage of antibodies formed by the human body against toxins secreted by the streptococcus microbe such as inflammation...

Painful white spot on my right tonsil with and without sore throat

Hello dears;  Today I have a special case suffering from painful white spot on right tonsil, here I will try to give a professional medical advice for whom suffering such common cases, also I do try making full report about all cases that have white spots on one tonsil or both with sore throat or without sore, also a special spot on repeated tonsillitis complications. I also have to mention that White spots on the throat are generally a very good indication of a strep infection. Common Questions: 1. What does this mean? What could it be? 2. Is this...

What does Positive Anti-streptolysin O titre (ASO) blood test means?

What is ASO? It is abbreviated to (Anti-streptolysin O), which is the name given to antibodies against streptolysin O from bacteria classes of group A, C and G streptococci, it is Bacteria are able to disintegrate blood cells and make big troubles in the patient’s body. Why my ASO level is elevated in blood test results? The main cause rising ASO titre in ASOT test is the tonsillitis disease especially for children of ages under 15 years old, but ASO level in blood can be elevated by many other diseases as post post-streptococcal complications such as: Ear infection Glomerulonephritis Guttate...