A member asked:

Hello, i just had an annual blood work. bilirubin total = 0.2 alkaline phosphatase = 99 sgot = 42 sgpt = 113 do i need to be worried? thank you!

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh answered

Specializes in Pathology

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, your liver enzymes are slightly elevated. It could be due to alcohol intake, being overweight, some medication you may be taking or hepatitis. It would be prudent to discuss this with the doctor who ordered the tests. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. 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.

Answered Mar 22, 2017

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