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I get mushy but good amount of stool evrydy.mostly light yellow coloured(rarely clayish).no acute abd pain.no vomit.got mild high bili/sgpt/sgot.my alkaline phosp,ggt,alb,glob, cbc,lypase,amylase,lipid pro-normal. usg-ok.scared,major panc or gb prob?

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Elevated liver test: Abnormal Liver function tests can result form wide array of causes, including different infections, alcohol, or drugs, obesity or fatty infiltration. Other causes can be genetic or immune abnormalities, or other causes, Medical review is essential to diagnose the cause of abnormal liver function and provide the appropriate treatment
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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 63 years experience
Gastroenterologist: The combination of yellowish stool and abnormal liver function tests does suggest a disorder involving the biliary tract system. Possibilities include nonopaque gall stones, common bile duct stone, liver or pancreas pathology. A gastroenterologist is best qualified to evaluate you and order appropriate tests.
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Last updated Oct 22, 2020

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