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My LD reading from blood work is 306. GGT, AST, ALT and Alkaline

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My LD reading from blood work is 306. GGT, AST, ALT and Alkaline Phosphatase all within normal range. Why is LD high?
Hello,

Were you any medicine while the blood test was done?

Why test was done?

Do you have any symptom or other associated illness?
Customer: replied 6 years ago.
Not on medication. This was just a chem screen blood panel so that I could see my blood sugar, cholesterol and psa. Just routine blood work. No symptoms or illness.
Thank you for the information,

Normal range of LDH is 105 - 333 IU/L though there can be some variation from lab to lab.

Your level is within normal range.

LDH can increase in several conditions disease of heart, lungs, kidney, pancreas, injury or inflammation of the skeletal muscles.

Vigorous exercise can be a factor.

Some medicine like aspirin, clofibrate, fluorides, narcotics, and others can rise the LDH level.

If you doctor feels, your doctor may repeat the test after a few weeks.

Please feel free for any follow up query.

Regards.
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