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Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience in Internal Medicine
Many conditions: Including Hepatitis of all forms, drug adverse effects, liver diseases , GB diseases, CHF, ETOH and etc

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A 68-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in General Practice
Liver Disease: One can go into liver failure if their enzymes are more than five times normal. Your labs are four to eight times normal. This is very dangerous and ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walter Futterweit
63 years experience in Endocrinology
Fatty liver, hepati: may still be a fatty liver, often in overweight or alcohol, and hepatitis. Your doctor will follow these.
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Manage it: This is worrisome and while this doesn't qualify as any kind of cirrhosis, you could end up with it. I trust hepatitis c, Wilson's, and a few others h ... Read More
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Let's try this...: I have only a little bit of the story you've shared. Perhaps it's time to see whether the ast and alt get back to normal after two weeks off alcohol a ... Read More
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
59 years experience in Family Medicine
Blood test abnormal: There are a great many possibilities. Be sure to follow up with your doctor for accurate diagnosis and treatment
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
37 years experience in Internal Medicine
Your presumption: Could be right. Get checked for alcohol induced , viral or autoimmune hepatitis. Avoid taking tylenol, (acetaminophen) drinking alcohol. Take care! ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alexander Barkan
23 years experience in General Surgery
Why?: Why were these levels drawn? They don't point to any specific diagnosis.
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Farrah Ahmad
17 years experience in Internal Medicine
Diabetes: Having protein, sugar and blood in urine indicate kidney disease. That might need biopsy. Also diabetes causes sugar, protein and ketones in urine.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Any symptoms?: All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually in the best position to do that. ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tracy Berg
31 years experience in General Surgery
Its possible: Occasionally a gallstone will pass after the surgery. If it gets partially stuck in the common duct, it can cause liver enzyme elevation. Should be te ... Read More
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Schmidt
53 years experience in Internal Medicine
No: The diagnosis of PBC is made through liver biopsy. The other best tool is the biliruben. Taken together they give a diagnosis and prognosis for surviv ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Bad Fats?: Our liver is a big filter and when it gets overwhelmed by bad fat (from too much junk food, transfats, carbs, etc) it gets backed up something like a ... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Lewis
43 years experience in Urology
Normal: Normal 24-hour Albumin urine excretion is.
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Dr. Marwan Akasheh
38 years experience in Hematology and Oncology
Diabetes: You are diabetic, and it is affecting your kidneys due to poor control with high trg you also have anemia due to the decrease in the production of ery ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Cause for concern: All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually in the best position to do that. ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience in Family Medicine
Context: Without the proper context nothing can really be said about these results.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
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Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience in Geriatrics
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Not yet: All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually in the best position to do that. ... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience in Gastroenterology
? Gilbert's disease: It is a familial (autosomal dominant), common (2-5% of people), unconjugated hyperbilirubinemia (blood bilirubin measures 1-5mg/dl), not due to breakd ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience in Gastroenterology
Not enough info...: ...since you have not indicated what tests were run, nor your liver synthetic function, nor liver imaging. At this time, you are well advised to: 1) q ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Visalakshi Vallury
23 years experience in Family Medicine
Nerve?: Left upper quadrant pain can be caused by gastritis, pancreaitits, splenic problems and may be associated with nerve problems such as zoster. Since i ... Read More
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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
24 years experience in Internal Medicine
Seem fine.: In isolation, these numbers seem fine.
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Olakitan Akinjagunla
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Question: Please send the question so your concern can be appropriately addressed

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