A 34-year-old female asked:
Alkaline phosphatase levels are 166. 22/f. not pregnant. albumin, bilirubin, ast, and alt are all in normal ranges. the er doctor told me its not concerning to him. so he didnt look further. could it be vit d deficiency or gallstones?
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Dr. Gurmukh Singhanswered
Pathology 51 years experience
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. Talk to the doctor who ordered the tests. Having said that, your alkaline phosphatase just above the normal range and by itself not a cause for concern. You may take Vitamin D3, 2000 units/day as deficiency is common. Wish you good health!
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Answered Dec 26, 2022
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