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What is normal liver enzyme level in dogs

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What is normal liver enzyme level in dogs
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  CriticalCareVet replied 5 years ago.
Welcome to JustAnswer! I am a licensed veterinarian and would be glad to help!

There are several values that we evaluate with the liver.

Examples and normal ranges would include:

ALT 16-91
ALKP 20-155
AST 23-65
TBili 0.1-0.0
GGT 7-24

All machines will have slightly different normals, but those are common normal reference ranges.
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Customer: replied 5 years ago.
His was over 300. Couldvthis be related to his very low Tyroid?
Expert:  CriticalCareVet replied 5 years ago.
I listed 5 above, do you know which one was over 300?
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
Expert:  CriticalCareVet replied 5 years ago.
Regarding the ALT - there are other non-liver diseases which can cause this:

-GI disease
-Pancreatic disease
- Endocrine disease (Cushing's, hypothyroid)

you can also consider an abdominal ultrasound to see if the liver looks abnormal.

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