A 47-year-old member asked:
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what are ldh isoenzymes? what does it mean if i have elevated ld 2?

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
LDH: read this: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/003499.htm
Answered on Feb 12, 2015
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