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Mild diffuse infiltration fatty liver and low function gallbladder protein 8.4 bilirubin total 2.0 1.76 and diect 0.27 is this due to fatty liver?

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Dr. John Fung
Surgery
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In brief: Probably not

With the majority of your bilirubin being indirect, i.
e. Unconjugated, you probably have gilbert's syndrome, which is the most common hereditary cause of increased bilirubin and is found in 5-10% of the population and is due to the reduced activity of the enzyme glucuronyltransferase. Bilirubin levels may increase under conditions of exertion, stress, fasting, and infections but is benign.

In brief: Probably not

With the majority of your bilirubin being indirect, i.
e. Unconjugated, you probably have gilbert's syndrome, which is the most common hereditary cause of increased bilirubin and is found in 5-10% of the population and is due to the reduced activity of the enzyme glucuronyltransferase. Bilirubin levels may increase under conditions of exertion, stress, fasting, and infections but is benign.
Dr. John Fung
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Dr. Mohammed Shafi
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
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In brief: Fatty liver,jaundice

Fatty liver is a common condition seen in people who are overweight, .
Mild elevation of bilirubin(indirect bilirubin) is usually due to a benign condition called gilberts syndrome.Fatty liver by itself rarely causes increase in bilirubin.Please see a gastroenterologist for further workup.

In brief: Fatty liver,jaundice

Fatty liver is a common condition seen in people who are overweight, .
Mild elevation of bilirubin(indirect bilirubin) is usually due to a benign condition called gilberts syndrome.Fatty liver by itself rarely causes increase in bilirubin.Please see a gastroenterologist for further workup.
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