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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
38 years experience General Surgery
Maybe: Multiple causes of elevated bilirubin. Liver inflammation, hepatitis, acquired gilbert's syndrome, postoperative status, etc. Should not remove a gal ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
Yes, I suppose: But it depends on level of bilirubin elevation and rest of your liver function tests. If the bilirubin level is more than 2.0 or so or if you have ot ... Read More

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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
Depends on how: Much of elevation and how soon after surgery. If it is sudden elevation shortly after surgery, it could mean something bad, like retained stone, obst ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Dr. Tri Huynh answered
16 years experience Gastroenterology
Elevated bilirubin: Your total bilirubin is at 1.4, which is mildly above the normal range. You might have a condition known as gilbert's syndrome, which is a benign con ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rashmee Patil
8 years experience Internal Medicine
ERCP: Many laboratory values can be elevated after manipulation of your biliary tract with ERCP and stent placement since it is an invasive procedure. Your ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carson Liu
33 years experience General Surgery
Fevers?: Are you having fevers or chills? Do you know what your bilirubin was before? These labs warrant further investigation especially if you have any symp ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Fung
Dr. John Fung answered
38 years experience General Surgery
ERCP: Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) is a procedure used to identify stones, tumors, or narrowing in the bile ducts. The procedure is ... Read More
A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Pouls
Specializes in Family Medicine
Hard to say . . .: There are many causes for an elevated bilirubin. Some causes are harmless, while other causes can be pretty serious. If this is the first time that yo ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
34 years experience Gastroenterology
Many possible causes: ... ranging from problems with the gallbladder or bile duct to liver problems to problems with metabolism. If you know that Gilbert syndrome is not pr ... Read More
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A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Cain
35 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Hepatitis: See your doctor for a complete explanation. Bilirubin rises with over production (hemolytic problems) or failure to conjugate and/or excrete (liver p ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Depends on the cause: Depends on the cause of elevated bilirubin.Bilirubin can be elevated due to many causes 1infectious hepatitis 2toxic hepatitis due to toxins and dru ... Read More
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