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I had a abnormal CDT INTERPRETATION on a physical. I had five

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I had a abnormal CDT INTERPRETATION on a physical. I had five 12oz beers the nite prior however I fasted for 15 hours before the exaime.
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  DR MED MD replied 5 years ago.
Are you talking about Carbohydrate-deficient transferrin?

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Customer: replied 5 years ago.
Yes thats what it is.
Expert:  DR MED MD replied 5 years ago.
This is the laboratory test used to help detect heavy ethanol consumption.

It is used ) is used for diagnosis of chronic alcohol abuse.

CDT is measured by taking a sample of a patient's blood.

Your abnormal test is due to beer consumption.

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