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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Not much: AST=SGOT, ALT=SGPT It is not the ratio that is such an issue. Elevation liver enzymes indicated injury to liver cells. You enzyme levels are not too h ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
55 years experience Internal Medicine
Get tested: For hepatitis and get a liver ultrasound to check for fatty liver.
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
48 years experience Rheumatology
Probably not!: Sgot comes from muscle as well as liver. Exercise can increase SGOT but will not increase sgpt, which is liver specific. Get a CPK enzyme test. Your a ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ratna Dhingra
44 years experience Pediatrics
Not likely: could have a viral infection.if you are over weight could be fatty liver.
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
See your doctor: 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 15-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Liver Damage: It tells me that your liver is not very health. I see you have hepatitis. Perhaps you can get on the new drugs that are coming that can lead to a cure ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
60 years experience Family Medicine
Fatigue: Your blood tests for liver function are abnormally high. You should contact your doctor about these abnormal tests to see what the problem is causing ... Read More
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammed Parvez
14 years experience Internal Medicine
Abnormal: You have slightly elevated liver enzymes. Need more information about your medical issues to get to the correct diagnosis.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louis Sussman
23 years experience Pathology
Depends: Your liver studies are elevated, indicating there may be something going on with the liver. Your lipids are also high and this can predispose to fatt ... Read More
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Cathleen London
26 years experience Family Medicine
Indeed: This sounds like fatty liver - though i usually repeat the liver enzymes and rule out hepatitis before declaring fatty liver the cause. An ultrasound ... Read More
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