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Will your liver enzymes be elevated in liver fsilure

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Will your liver enzymes be elevated in liver fsilure
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Thomas, MD replied 6 months ago.

Hello

It depends on where the failure is.

If early or mid failure, yes....they will be elevated.

If advanced failure, when there is no liver left, they can be low.

It all depends on the disease, and where the patient is in the disease progression.

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