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Will liver enzymes return to normal

A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Fung
General Surgery 40 years experience
Within 1-3 months: Imuran (azathioprine) is a drug used to suppress the immune system in many diseases. Monitoring liver function tests is used to detect hepatotoxicity... Read More

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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Rocamboli
Family Medicine 19 years experience
Yes. : Any virus that effects the liver, even temporarily, can increase your liver enzymes and bilirubin.
Dr. Susumu Inoue
Pediatric Hematology and Oncology 55 years experience
Still can be mono: Sounds like to me that your son had mono (ebv infection). If the doctor had done a mono spot, 2 year old would have a negative result even though he h... Read More
Dr. Kermit Brunelle
Pediatrics 35 years experience
Yes but...: What was the predominant type of WBC present? Serial wbc's can give us reassurance that we are dealing with a virus, but there are still other more s... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
Gastroenterology 36 years experience
Liver tests: There are about eight or 10 tests which can be termed a "liver test". Each of them has different normal values. In addition, some of the normal values... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tracy Sinha
Allergy and Immunology 54 years experience
Many: Hepatitis, alcohol , dibetes glycogen storage problems.
A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
Pediatrics 26 years experience
Unlikely: Liver enzymes can fluctuate following illness, medications, alcohol, trauma, etc. If the remainder of the enzymes are normal, you likely have nothing... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anne Larson
Hepatology 35 years experience
Frther evaluation: You should have further testing done. The most common cause of elevated liver enzymes in the us is fatty liver disease. There are many other genetic... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
It may mean the inflammation is reduced, improved, resolved, or at the end-stage damage. See your doctor
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Maybe.: If the high elevation in liver enzymes was due to alcohol, there is a possibility that things can return to normal. There is also a possibility that i... Read More
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bradley Frazee
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Not necessarily: unfortunately, certain forms of liver disease can be active with little or no liver enzyme elevation. However, ff you were told you have NASH, and pr... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 18 years experience
Abnormal Liver test: If you are truly having nafld, liver associated enzymes can be fluctuated. However, make sure you have thorough liver work up to assure you do not ha... Read More
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