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A 40-year-old female asked:

I have liver enzymes increasing for the past 3 years. alt 57 ast 43. i don't drink alcohol, eat paleo, don't take medication.should i see a specialist?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 46 years experience
Maybe: You'll want to rule out hepatitis B and C, Wilson's (unlikely with these low levels at your age but not to be missed), early hemochromatosis, and autoimmune hepatitis. Non-alcoholic fatty liver is mostly hereditary and should be sought as well. Stay proactive.
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