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How Dose One Know If One Has A Liver Problem
Easily: Liver disease is likely present if the blood transaminases &/or liver alkaline phophatase ("liver function tests") are up, or the liver is painful, or conjugated or mixed jaundice is present. Advanced liver disease may instead have fluid in the belly, massive vomiting, and grave systemic illness but these will be obvious. Charlatans diagnose "liver disease" when it's not present. Be careful. ...Read more
This organ plays a major role in metabolism and has a number of functions in the body, including glycogen storage, decomposition of red blood cells, plasma protein synthesis, hormone production, and detoxification. It lies below the diaphragm in the abdominal-pelvic region of the abdomen. It produces bile, an alkaline compound which aids in digestion via the emulsification of ...Read more
My ALT level is 66 range is less than 46. Ive a fatty liver. I drink once a week and that one day is little heavy. Will this cause any chronic problem?
Listen buddy: Drinking that is "a little heavy" is like being "a little bit pregnant". I think you realize that it's time to stop, before you become addicted and you lose the ability to stop. This is a common pattern that usually ends in trouble. Especially if you have anxiety and depression, alcohol will make this worse. It's not worth it. Find something meaningful -- spirituality? fitness? -- in its place. ...Read more
I am also suffering with nails problem they are becoming thin does this problem is related with fatty liver grade2 I found it by sonography test ones?
Brittle nails: May be nutritional deficiency iron, zinc . Food intolerences like gluten sensitivity can impact as there is poor nutrition.Psoriasis has nail abnormalities as well . Liver disease can impact on nails, through malnutrition and other factors - i.e people with psoriasis are a risk for fatty liver. http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/nail-abnormalities/pages/Introduction.aspx ...Read more
I was on terbinafine for two weeks 250mg now I'm Having pain in my sides. is liver damage common with only two weeks of terbinafine? I'm worried. Sometimes I would double a dose if I missed a dose but never had history of liver problems before
Two of my liver enzymes were elevated. One was 154 normal is 0-30. The other was 64 normal was up to 40. I have RA and IBS. Is there a problem ?
klonopin med for anxiety problems my liver panel normal except GGT went from 68 to 88 .Month before test took a higher dose would this cause increase?
Found a tick on left side of head head was sore for a week high liver enzymes now left pupil bigger than right one pressure in head problems thinking ?
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