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Type your question here16 yr. old female, elevated liver

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Type your question here16 yr. old ***** ***** female, elevated liver enzymes. 2 months on ursodiol, enzymes were 900, now 1000. Whats the next least invasive treatment.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Dr. John replied 1 year ago.

Hello. Thanks for writing in. My name is***** and I would be happy to help you. I do have a few questions for you to better assess your situation.

Are his other enzymes normal?

Does he seem to be drinking, eating and urinating often?

Has your vet had an ultrasound of the abdomen done?

Expert:  Dr. John replied 1 year ago.

I am not able to make phone calls at this time, but I can opt out and let another expert take over who would be able to discuss over the phone.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I would prefer to not wait 24hours
Expert:  Rebecca replied 1 year ago.

Hello,

I am sorry to hear you are worried about Nellie. If you prefer not to wait and want to continue here, I will do my best to help. My name is ***** ***** I have been a veterinarian for 30 years. I can't do a phone call either, but will be happy to help you here.

What are Nellie's symptoms? Do you know which (there are more than one) liver enzyme is now 1000?

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