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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Nwanguma
20 years experience Infectious Disease
Hepatitis: You may want to recheck it the levels. If consistently elevated, you will need checked for chronic hepatitis virus infection, especially hepatitis b ... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yun Tran
Dr. Yun Tran answered
16 years experience Family Medicine
Repeat the test: Repeat the test now. If still abnormal, then the doctor will recommend work up. Normally, I would just wait a month and repeat the test, and maybe che ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carol Jacobs
Specializes in Pediatrics
Ok: Alkaline phosphate levels in children are often marked as HIGH as labs will use adult numbers as reference. This marker is present in liver, bones, mu ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Deborah Lim
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Rule out cancer : Without knowing your clinical background and history, when we see lab results of elev Alkaline phosphatase, abnormal liver function tests, we are conc ... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dora Chizea
48 years experience Anti-Aging Medicine
Stay with your MD: Repeated mild Acute pancreatitis due to Inflammation, Infection, or other causes like oral Contraceptives/ medications, can, over time cause pancreati ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Melissa Young
9 years experience Internal Medicine
Misunderstanding : The number 275.42 is the diagnosis code for hypercalcemia (high calcium). That is found on blood tests not an ultrasound. An elevated alkaline phospha ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Charles Gordon
Specializes in Adolescent Medicine
Fatty liver disease : Did your father or mother have this too? I don't know where you live but you should get hold of a hepatologist to discuss this with him soon. That's a ... Read More
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
Alk phos: Is a blood test which is elevated in liver and bone issues, as well as others. In CML the elevation is likely related to the disease process itself, a ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Liver irritation: These numbers mean that you have sustained some sort of liver irritation. You need to be tested for viral forms of hepatitis. Until you know the cause ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
How high?: Do you have any symptoms? Why was the test done? All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the ... Read More

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