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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amanda Itzkoff
18 years experience Psychiatry
Probably not, no. : ALT of 47.9 is so close to the ULN, that there doesn't seem to be reason to get alarmed. Medication ASAP is unlikely to be indicated. The best thing t ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Certainly elevated.: This is certainly an elevated number and needs to be interpreted in light of other labs. May be serious. If you are drinking alcohol or taking meds yo ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
No: This is a minor elevation but you should discuss these results with the doctor who ordered the test.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
44 years experience Cardiology
Many causes: Obesity, viral infection, and alcohol are the 3 leading causes. There are many others. A complete evaluation would likely reveal the cause but as an i ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Not okay: It's a warning. It may be nothing more than your liver asking for you to go get more exercise. You may be sensitive to ibuprofen and took some. It ma ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arthur Heller
43 years experience Gastroenterology
Liver chemistry: Elevation of 130 is biochemical finding of liver cell inflammation. Lots of potential causes, including infection, toxins, alcohol, meds, other. Follo ... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Can be serious: The first concern is allergy to one of yor meds. Repeat it off alcohol and painkillers and any meds you can omit, and if still up, proceed to a hepati ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walter Futterweit
64 years experience Endocrinology
Possible xs weight: Overweight may cays e a fatty liver which uis very common and usually benign. Watch the alcohol and weight and get an ultrasound of liver
A female asked:
Dr. Padmashri Rastogi
37 years experience Internal Medicine
High ALT: In absence of symptoms and signs, isolated ALT by 4 number does not mean anything pathological. If it was 2-3, times normal then reason to work it u ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Mildly elevated: If you drink alcohol, stop entirely and repeat the test in about 6 months. If you are taking any medication, discuss that with your doctor.
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