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My doctor tells me my liver function is borderline. what does that mean?

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Dr. Axel Martinez-Irizarry
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Don't Worry.: It means that at the moment you have nothing to worry about since it is close to the reference range, but that it is important to keep a close eye on them in the future and monitor for changes to determine if further workup is necessary.

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Liver function satisfactory, what does this mean?

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Dr. Raj Vuppalanchi
Hepatology 23 years experience
Stable function: This statement is a very relative term used when the tests are compared to prior or compared to clinical context.

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