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Recently had blood work done and the following test were done

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Recently had blood work done and the following test were done with results:
Potassium 3.9
Chloride, serum 98
Carbon Dioxide total 25
Calcium, total 9.6
Protein, total 7.0
Albumin, serum 4.5
Globumin,total 2.5 A, B\G ratio 1.8, Bilirubin total 0.5, Alkaline Phosphatase 135,
AST 47 and ALT 88 have a appointment tomorrow with the doctor, just wanted to hear a 2nd opinion.
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Internist replied 4 years ago.

All your blood tests are normal except for your liver tests which are slightly elevated(A.P,AST,ALT) This can be due to many different causes and the doctor will need to exclude chronic hepatitis, alcohol, metabolic causes, fatty liver, gallstones, autoimmune and reactions to medications. Once the diagnosis is made treatment may or may not be necessary.

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