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I was just told my liver score is 84, I am terrified! Yes I

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I was just told my liver score is 84, I am terrified!
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: Yes I have, zero medications and stopped drinking a week ago
JA: What medications do you take daily? Are you allergic to any medications?
Customer: No medications
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I was a heavy drinker but stopped a week ago
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 4 months ago.

Hello, this is Dr. David. I am reviewing your question now and will be with you momentarily.

Expert:  Dr. David replied 4 months ago.

I am glad you stopped drinking.

you should seek to joint a support group if you have had difficulty staying away from alcohol before.

was it your ALT or AST at 84.

this is not very elevated and is not in a dangerous or worrisome level

the liver can heal itself and even regenerate

to help your liver heal, you should eat healthy, with plenty of fruits and vegetables and exercise regularly and avoid alcohol.

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