My recent blood test for liver function showed a reading outside the reference range. What does this mean?
More info needed. There are 8 values to evaluate liver function and damage. I would need the individual values to give you a better answer. Feel free to contact me when you have more info. Best wishes.
Recently blood test shows increased liver function, ultrasound showed pancreatic and liver cysts, what could this mean?
Cysts. Pancreatic cysts are of many types, some benign some with malignant potential. Liver cysts are less well understood. Increased lfts mean something--medication, alcohol, internal liver disorders--is causing liver dysfunction. Ultrasound is just a screening step for more tests, including ct, nuclear med, and other blood studies. Any cyst(s) in either organ may require a biopsy. Read more...