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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
Usually not: The liver itself does not have pain fibers. The lining on the outside or capsule does and could "stretch" and cause discomfort if the liver is swelli ... Read More

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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kenneth Adler
49 years experience Psychiatry
No: There are many conditions that could cause elevation of liver enzymes. You should have this evaluated and follow up with your physician. It may not be ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
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Unlikely: Never heard of that one. High liver enzymes can be caused by a number of things including medications, too much alcohol, drugs, trauma to the liver an ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joseph Woods
28 years experience Pathology
Yes.: Depending on the underlying illness, many things can directly or indirectly affect the liver. For example, sepsis or becterial infection of the blood ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Liver Disease: You allude to some of the potential causes. Alcohol is right up there. Non alcoholic fatty liver disease, many other causes need evaluation with labs ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Enymes?: What enzymes are you asking about?
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Scott Diede
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Sometimes mild: The diagnosis of pancreatitis is supported by an elevation of the serum amylase and lipase levels. You can also see a mild elevation in liver function ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Liver enzymes: Depends on the enzymes, such as in inflammation of liver (hepatitis) or failure (cirrhosis, as in alcohol).
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Irv Loh
Dr. Irv Loh answered
49 years experience Cardiology
Depends: Which "heart enzymes" and when they are noted to be how high are all potentially important markers of underlying disease and prognosis. Although ther ... Read More
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