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How can you normalize sgpt and sgot results?

How can you  normalize sgpt and sgot results?

Why are they up?: Elevated liver enzymes (sgpt, sgot, also called ast and alt) are signs of inflammation in the liver, but they do not tell you the cause. The treatment will depend on the cause. A few of the common causes are overuse of alcohol. Being overweight, certain medications, infections, autoimmune diseases, and metabolic diseases (copper or iron storage diseases). Further investigation is needed. ...Read more

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Liver enzyme that has a metabolic function, its elevated when ...Read more


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I had a high result of sgpt of 179.3 and sgot of 76.6 what does it mean?am i infected?

This is serious: Your history of fever, malaise, aches, and yellow skin and eyes tells me you have hepatitis from some cause. It may be allergy to a medication you took, a viral infection, or a serious illness such as hemochromatosis or Wilson's. Your physician knows how to do the workup. ...Read more

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My lft test results - sgot is 43, sgpt is 51and ggtp is 80. How much concern? What should do?

Maybe: Your GGT is normal. Mild elevations in the other enzymes can be from many causes. In general, the tests should be repeated. Many times they are back to normal. If still elevated, further testing should be done to rule out causes of liver disease. ...Read more

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I went for liver test and the result shows that my alt(sgpt) is 84.3 and asp (sgot) is 87.5. Pls what does it mean?

I went for liver test and the result shows that my alt(sgpt) is 84.3 and asp (sgot) is 87.5. Pls what does it mean?

Further workup: This could mean any type of liver disease or could be medication/herbs related (if you are taking it). You need further blood tests to evaluate for cause and some type of imaging ( can start with ultrasound). You should see a gastroenterologist/hepatologist. ...Read more

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Please tell me the meaning of the result billirubin total =2mg/dl billirubin direct =.6mg/dl sgpt, AST =39u/l sgot, as?

Mild elevation: There is insufficient information to provide a meaningful answer. All lab 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. ...Read more

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My test result for others are within the normal range except sgot 174 (a bit higher than last time) and sgpt 279( was 326) , advise?

Liver cell damage: The elevated liver enzymes suggest liver injury and warrant further investigation. Do you drink? If you do, stop for a couple of weeks and recheck. Are you on any medication? It would be prudent to take it up with your doctor and consult this site for info. http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/elevated-liver-enzymes/my00508. ...Read more

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My sgot is 36 and sgpt is 62 what is the danger of this result ?

Depends on cause: Sgpt is mildly elevated. The commonest cause is alcohol intake. If you drink, stop for three months and redo the test. See this site for more info. http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/elevated-liver-enzymes/my00508. ...Read more

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My sgot is 251 and sgpt is 358, tests done yesterday. What do these results tell me?

My sgot is 251 and sgpt is 358, tests done yesterday. What do these results tell me?

Liver damage: Thees are markers of liver damage, but don't tell the full story. You need to provide a full history of your risks (alcohol, toxins, metabolic state, exposures, etc.) and go from there to discover the likely cause of the damage so you can remove or treat it. In the interim, avoid things known to cause liver damage, like alcohol. ...Read more

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My son has a high sgpt of 67. 11according to the result the normal is 10-35. He has also a high sgot of 45.79. And the normal range ia between 15-40.

My son has a high sgpt of 67. 11according to the result the normal is 10-35. He has also a high sgot of 45.79. And the normal range ia between 15-40.

Elevated LFT: Elevated lft have various causes including viral hepatitis, genetic condition and even more ominous condition. However the most common cause of elevated lft is fatty liver. You should see your doctor for a full confirmation, but here is more on fatty liver: http://www.Laendo.Net/english/fatty-liver-75894941. ...Read more

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Sgot (Definition)

Has metabolic function, elevated if ...Read more