A 51-year-old member asked:
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What do you recommend if I have elevated ldh over several months?

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Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience in Cardiology
Many causes: That's totally non-specific. You need many addl tests to define why. Start by asking for LDL isoenzymes to get the ball rolling.
Answered on Jun 23, 2014
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Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience in Cardiology
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That's a typo - sorry, I meant LDH isoenzymes!
Jun 23, 2014

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