A 33-year-old male asked:
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why do i have slightly elevated liver enzymes at times and not other times? docs have looked for hep. and many other things. going on 10 years.

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Dr. Morton Levitt
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Elevated LFTs: Without more details, it is hard to say. Levels that are no more than twice normal yield a different list of possibilities than if they are , say, 10x normal. Low elevations may be due to medications and/or supplements you take, metabolic conditions, or a long list of other causes. Inherited disorders are also possible. Consult a hepatologist.
Answered on Sep 29, 2016
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Dr. Carrie Cannon
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Many viruses can also raise liver enzymes.
Oct 5, 2014

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