A 36-year-old male asked:
Disclaimer

different labs have different normal ranges. is alat of 20 (normal 0-40) the same as alat of 35 (normal 0-70) or how does it work?? thanks

1 doctor answer
Dr. Asha Kamnani
43 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Every Lab has its own reference range. Just stay within the reference range of the lab.
Answered on Aug 18, 2014
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month

Related questions:

A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
36 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Inbox consult: To fully review your Quest labs, upload them to a Healthtap inbox or biometrics consultation. The template allows you to enter the full report. A phy ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Miles Mitchell
Specializes in Family Medicine
It's variable: Lab-to-lab variability is because of differences in equipment and techniques. Doctor's are trained to make good decisions despite these challenges in ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Atul Singh
28 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
AG: 18 is high. Normal AG is 10-12, it is your measured albumin times 3. What was your bicarbonate (sodium bicarbonate) ? Do you have a medical history of ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jesse Krakauer
45 years experience Endocrinology
Depends: B"sd DHEAS is the stable (sulfated) form of DHEA the major precusor steroid hormone in the androgen/estrogen pathway. It is a marker of overall adrena ... Read More
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month