Monthly Archives: November 2010

Fatso on a bike with a happy dog

I finally got a little money to buy some underwear, a $12 watch, and an air pump for the bike (the tire has a slow leak in the back and has to be pumped up every couple of days).  So with … Continue reading

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My Cholesterol values

I had my cholesterol run – it was $40 to do this.  Mostly, I wanted the blood draw, and they gave me the tube of blood to run the ESR with but it was the wrong one  – it needed … Continue reading

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Tammy’s bloodwork and ESR

Tammy’s blood work Test Dog Ref Range Tammy Unit WBC 1.0-4.8 8.3 K/ul RBC 5.5-8.5 6.40 M/ul HGB 12-18 15.6 g/dL HCT 37-55 44.6 % MCV 60-77 69.7 fL MCH 19.5-24.5 24.3 pg MCHC 32-36 34.9 g/dL RDW 11.9-16 14.1 … Continue reading

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Brake problems

The other day a little dog ran out in the street right in front of my truck.  I slammed on the brakes and came within inches of hitting him.  There were actually 2 loose dogs on the busy street.  So … Continue reading

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Spin’s blood work

Test Dog Ref Range Spin Unit WBC 1.0-4.8 12.0 K/ul RBC 5.5-8.5 7.02 M/ul HGB 12-18 15.2 g/dL HCT 37-55 45.6 % MCV 60-77 64.9 fL MCH 19.5-24.5 21.6 pg MCHC 32-36 33.3 g/dL RDW 11.9-16 13.7 % MPV 5.8-9.2 … Continue reading

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Petey’s blood work

Test Dog Ref Range Petey Unit WBC 1.0-4.8 9.5 K/ul RBC 5.5-8.5 7.73 M/ul HGB 12-18 17.7 g/dL HCT 37-55 53.7 % MCV 60-77 69.5 fL MCH 19.5-24.5 22.9 pg MCHC 32-36 32.9 g/dL RDW 11.9-16 15.2 % MPV 5.8-9.2 … Continue reading

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EKG work

      Still working on the EKG test.  The above is a test of the leads.  The left lead tapped 3 times, the right one once.  Maybe an opamp blew on the chip??? 11/4:  I had blood work run … Continue reading

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