i got blood work done and it came back with reduced liver function should i be worried

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i got blood work done and it came back with reduced liver function should i be worried?

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Without knowing the specific numbers, yes reduced liver function can be a serious condition. You should visit your doctor to continue your evaluation. In the most extreme cases (though rare), this can be associated with life-threatening bleeding.
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can all autoimmune diseases be detected in blood work? i have had extensive tests ran. i have fatty liver disease with borderline enlargement.

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In autoimmune disease the body not recognize it own tissue and attacks an organ or organs (systemic disease ) as a result antibodies are released and they will be detected in the blood like CRP, (C reactive protein ) ANA ,(antinuclear a) AF ( rhematoid factor ) ENA , elivated sed rate (ESR) Maybe more ask your doctor. Make sure to take care of fatty liver .
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Does low vitamin d correlate with liver disease? Chronic elevated ALT and vit D is 12.8. Waiting for other blood work to rule out other conditions.

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Probably different issues. Study http://www.cdc.gov/nutritionreport/99-02/pdf/nr_ch2b.pdf & http://www.vitamindcouncil.org for intro. Have seen ALTs in the 40,000 range: people with Type A Hepatitis. AlkP, ALT, AST high conc. inside liver cells, typically very low outside, thus ↑ a very non-specific marker of liver cell injury. Huge No. possibilities; Not Simple! LowFat, HiSugar foods common basis
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Dr. Ed Friedlander answered:

thick blood , high inflammation levels abnormal liver function in all 3 blood tests, test back pos for blood clot on lung after dye test, back neg?

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I trust the dye test was a pulmonary angiogram that demonstrated a pulmonary thromboembolus, and it has also been determined that you have hypercoagulable blood. This is a major problem that will require work with your primary care physician and probably long-term medical management -- more than HealthTap can do. Hope you do not smoke. The "inflammation" & liver labs need to be addressed in time.
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I have fatty liver disease with cirrhosis. I take 800 mg. Vitamin E. Recent blood work shows almost normal count. Can I try Green Coffee Bean Extract ?

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OK as long as you don't drink alcohol , unfortunately it a progressive disease. you have to be under good medical supervision, some end stage liver disease patients need liver transplantation.
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Dr. George T Tsai answered:

My husband has to have frequent blood transfusions. Endo with cauterazation has been done several times. He has end stage liver disease. Where els?

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Optimal management for end stage liver disease / ESLD, requires a close relationship between the patient and their doctor( s). Many ESLD patients need frequent endo for emergent bleeding control - especially for varix (banding is more effective). TIPS / shunting - is life saving when indicated. The frequency of transfusion and endo maybe reduced if he is medically optimized.
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How could a liver function test detect chronic liver disease?

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Liver is the most complex organ of our body, a litmus paper for health for acute and chronic diseases an instant indicator of health. Liver produces almost all of our blood proteins,albumin, globulin, prothrombin & fibrinogen in blood coagulation, , liver enzymes,and bilurubin . It also detoxify and excrete certain drugs. LFT will detect any of these by abnormal values
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Can having liver disease affect your blood results you get back from hep c?

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First have to apologize, I hit the wrong 'button' on question about donating your liver if have Hep C: NO. As for current question, if you've recovered from the acute phase hep C, all the liver function studies often come back to normal, though may persist in elevated state. Your body will develop HEp C antibodies, but at any time in the future, it could become active or lead to other liver probs.
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Why do patients with liver disease commonly develop blood clotting disorders?

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One of the livers primary functions is to produce factors in the blood that promote blood clotting. When the liver starts to fail it can't make these factors which leads to people developing problems with clotting appropriately.
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Dr. Thomas T. Chen answered:

What happens to the plasma membrane of the red blood cells of humans with liver disease to cause the formation of acanthocytes? Thank you.

Change in lipids

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The liver is responsible for general metabolism in the body, and the plasma membrane has a complex collection of lipids that are responsible for its "fluidity" and shape. It is believed that the apolipoproteins are abnormal in liver disease and cause fragility of the RBC membrane causing fragmentation and formation of acanthocytes. see also: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Acanthocyte
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