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A 29-year-old male asked:

what are the most common causes for dime and penny sized dark spots found on the liver during and ultrasound? i did have mildly elevated alt and ast. feeling good. normal diet. holding my weight. stools look normal. no abdominal pain. slight fatigue.

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 61 years experience
Hepatologist: This question is best answered by a hepatologist or gastroenterologist who will review your ultrasound with the radiologist who interpreted the study. After conferring, a differential diagnosis will be arrived at and a decision made,as to whether further studies such as a liver biopsy is indicated.

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Last updated Feb 10, 2016

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