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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Brouwer
30 years experience Internal Medicine
No: In general, smoking is not the cause of elevated liver enzymes. In your medical history I see you have a diagnosis of fatty liver. That is the likely ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Rank
Specializes in Pathology
Depends : On the activity of liver injury. Some cases are more rapidly progressing than others. Typically the amount of injury of the liver will correlate wit ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
No: Shift work has no effect on levels of these liver enzymes.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Get fit: I'm glad you stopped the alcohol. Now it sound like it's time to get into some serious physical fitness like when you were a teen. Remember how much f ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Depends on the cause: The commonest cause is alcohol. If you drink, quit doing that. If it is due to obesity, some medication, or hepatitis, you need to consult your docto ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
FInd the cause: Elevated liver transaminases usually call for a repeat off alcohol and meds. If still up, a check for the hepatitis family, hemochromatosis, wilson's, ... Read More
A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Liver enzymes: Sgpt/sgot (ast/alt) are liver enzymes which become elevated when liver cells are damaged. Non trending elevations up to about 3 times upper limit of ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robin Rosenberg
44 years experience General Surgery
Sot and sgpt shows c: Look for causes of obst jaundice or hemolysis first. Cell death isindicated by high SGOT sgpt. Get a bilirubin, alk phos and an ultrasoundfor starters ... Read More
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Need more info: How much do you weigh? Do you drink alcohol? Are you diabetic? No cholesterol is unlikely to be correct. If you drink alcohol, quit entirely, If you a ... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Gastroenterologist: In addition to taking ppi or zantac, (ranitidine) I feel your symptoms would improve by avoiding spicey and fatty,fried foods as well as caffeine,alco ... Read More
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