A 30-year-old male asked:
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had .5mgdl direct bilirubin.1.2 total. high end of normal alt and ast everything else liver low or normal. what could this mean? thanks :)

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
May be normal: All lab 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. Do you have any symptoms? Are there any risk factors for hep c? Please discuss the results with your doctor.
Answered on Oct 28, 2013
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