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One of my patients have cirrhosis of liver but with normal sgpt level. what could cause this?

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Dr. Joel Gallant answered

Specializes in Infectious Disease

It's not unusual to have normal liver enzyme levels when you have cirrhosis. These enzymes are elevated when there's is ongoing liver damage. Cirrhosis is scarring of the liver. If the damage to the liver has already been done, the levels may be normal.

Answered Mar 17, 2023

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