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Canton, GA
A 60-year-old female asked:

My alt liver enzymes are slightly elevated. is there cause for concern. i do have dsyautonomia, dr is checking gallbladder, take tylenol (acetaminophen) occasionally?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
See below: All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually in the best position to do that. Having said that, it would have helped to know the actual value and also the results of other liver function tests. However, it would be safer to no use Tylenol (acetaminophen). You may take Ibuprofen instead. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex.
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