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Just had my 4th blood test for elevated AST & ALT since 3/13. Alt 101. Ast 58. 3 yrs from breast cancer &on tamoxifen. Shd I be getting some tests?

May be the Tamoxifen. Have you had any imaging? U/s? Ct abdomen? Could try holding tamoxifen and seeing if lft's clear. Imaging may also help clarify/ has hepatitis screen (blood work) done? Read more...
Hard to tell. ..With the info provided. Are they high but stable or are they progressively going up? What other meds you take? Any concerning symptom? In a way, you are getting tests, your doc has opted to follow up your lfts periodically. I think you need to voice your concerns to him/her so that he/she goes over this and the future plan of attack. Best to you. Read more...

What does a low AST blood test indicate?

Probably nothing. Generally nothing. It usually has no clinical significance although it can be low in severe liver disease such as cirrhosis. Read more...