A 31-year-old member asked:

Could drinking alcohol the night before a blood test raised liver enzymes?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 46 years experience
Yes: It's common. Tell your physician you were partying. If the enzymes are high, they'll be repeated after a time off alcohol.
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