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LEUKO-White, Colorless (Prefix)
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The first lab results showed no hemolytic anemia but leuko- and lymphopenia, C3: 32 mg/dl (90-180), C4: <5.72 mg/dl (10-40), IgG: 2190 mg/dl (770-1510), antinuclear antibodies (ANA) with fine speckled nuclear pattern 1:5120 (<1:160), IgM anti-beta2-glycoprotein 1 antibodies 73.2 U/ml (0-10), IgM anticardiolipin antibodies 58.8 U/ml (0-10), positive lupus anticoagulant, serum levels of creatine phosphokinase 918 UI/L (21-232), MB fraction 25 UI/L (0-6), and troponin T 26.36 ng/dl (0-0.5).
Doctors finally told her Bill was suffering from a rare strain of the neurological disorder leuko- dystrophy.
It includes peri- odontal diseases, gingival enlargement, xerostomia (dry mouth), bad taste/odor, uremic stomatitis (white plaques that results in lichen planus or hairy leuko- plakia), dental anomalies (narrowing of pulp chamber) and bone lesions.19 Also it includes tooth mobility, bone loss and mandibular and maxillary fractures.