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A 29-year-old female asked about a 33-year-old male:

My husband got his blood test done with sgot 39.91 sgpt 146.16 ldl 134 triglycerides 425 vldl 85 ggt58.7 and hdl 32. plz suggest what to do?

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Dr. Saptarshi Bandyopadhyay
Hospital-based practice 21 years experience
Fatty liver disease.: The high SGPT & Triglyceride level suggests either a dietary or genetic (or both) problem leading to fatty liver disease. (The liver gets replaced by fat). This can lead to liver cirrhosis & liver failure, for which there is no cure except transplant. Lowering the triglycerides (by gemfibrozil or fenofibrate, along with other meds) can help stave off liver failure. TTYD or use HealthTap Prime. GL.

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