How can I determine my abnormal liver function test results?

If you mean cause of. Elevated Liver function tests may occur for a variety of issues from Fatty infiltration (hepatic steatosis), viral illnesses such as the hepatitis viruses, Alcoholism, increased use of medications that metabolize through the liver (such as Acetaminophen), cirrhosis, biliary disease, tumors, gallbladder disease, etc, etc. Get an evaluation for the most likely cause of your LFT elevations. .
Need more info. A doctor would need to look at the results and discuss it with you in the light of your signs and symptoms.

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What does an abnormal liver function test mean?

Blood test abnormal. This usually refers to elevated liver enzymes (ast, alt or alkaline phosphatase). There are numerous causes for elevated liver enzymes to include alcohol, non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, viral hepatitis, autoimmune liver disease, liver tumors, medication toxicity and others. Read more...
Abnormal LFT's. Elevated Liver function tests may occur for a variety of issues form Fatty infiltration (hepatic steatosis), viral illnesses such as the hepatitis viruses, Alcoholism, increased use of medications that metabolize through the liver (such as Acetaminophen), cirrhosis, biliary disease, gallbladder disease, etc, etc. Get an evaluation for the most likely cause if your LFT's are elevated. Read more...

Alt 188 AST 88 does changing statins cause the elevation? Nevver had abnormal liver function test before

Possible. I also trust your new statin hasn't given your skeletal muscle inflammation, which can also raise transaminases. Your physician knows how to continue the workup. Read more...
It's possible. Elevated Liver function tests may occur for a variety of issues from Fatty infiltration (hepatic steatosis), viral illnesses such as the hepatitis viruses, Alcoholism, increased use of medications that metabolize through the liver (statins), cirrhosis, biliary disease, tumors, gallbladder disease, etc, etc. Discuss with Dr. to HOLD the statin and see if they trend down, then try another med 4 Chol. Read more...

Abnormal liver function test on blood work very slightly out of range? Gp said simple fatty liver how can she tell with jst blood test? I'm book for US

Need workup. This is best repeated off alcohol. If they're back to normal, that's your wake-up call to stop once and for all. If not, you'll get checked for hepatitis B and C, hemochromatosis, Wilson's, autoimmune hepatitis, and maybe a few others. If still high, this may be your liver's way of telling you to get back into that fitness-focused lifestyle you enjoyed as a teen. Read more...
NASH or fatty liver. She says that because it is the most likely diagnosis. If you are not an alcoholic & don't have Hep C. It can evolve into NASH (non-alcoholic steatohepatitis) which can cause cirrhosis. But usually over years. Risk factors for fatty liver are really high chlolesterol or Triglycerides, obesity, pre or overt diabetes, or low thyroid. Diet & exercise are the usual tx. Do the US & the other labs. Read more...

Is it dangerous to drink after receiving bad liver function test results?

Liver abnormal study. Yes it is not good to drink alcohol because alcohol is broken down in the liver and this will cause your liver to worsen. The main importance is to find out the cause of the liver abnormality. Read more...

What are liver function test results if hepatitis?

Hepatitis which? Your question does not make any sence.There are different hepatitis, a, b, c.Non abc liver functiobn test only tell us if there is elevation of liver enzymes indicating for more tests tests are sgot, SGPT and alkaline phosphatase. Read more...

What could these liver function test results mean? Alt=77 gamma gt=61. I am a bit concerned. Doc has asked me to repeat bloods in 4 weeks.

It means... It means that your liver is mildly inflamed and what you have been recommended is the right thing to do. Do not panic, please... this is so common and it does not mean it is serious. Read more...

What could low ceruloplasmin in the event of normal liver function test results mean? Normal bili/albumin/inr/alt/ast/ggt but low ceruloplasmin

How low? Reference ranges are set so that a few percent of healthy folks have any given value out of range at one end or the other. Without elevated ALT/AST, Wilson's is unlikely. Some folks genetically run a low ceruloplasmin and it means nothing. Read more...