A 32-year-old female asked:

Liver enzyme level alt 54 (slightly elevated). what levels do they reach if a person has hepatitis a, b and c?

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Dr. Anne Larson
Hepatology 36 years experience
Really Variable: In general, with chronic hepatitis c the levels can fluctuate between normal and usually not >300-400. Acute HAV and hbv can have levels in the 1, 000s. Chronic hbv can settle with levels similar to that in hcv. Hav does not cause chronic disease.
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