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I recently did a wellness exam and it included CBC, CMP,
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If all of my AST/ALT levels are normal (and all other blood work) why did my ultrasound show my liver is still enlarged? I haven't had a drink for 5 months. I am a recovering alcoholic with a heavy 10… read more
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I recently had a blood test that showed mild ALT elevation
I recently had a blood test that showed mild ALT elevation of 51 (lab range 9-46). My doc said likely fatty liver and reccomended diet and excercise.I am concerned about cirrhosis. I do not drink dail… read more
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.I understood that fatty liver causes high triglicerides in lab results. What does a fatty liver really mean ? What is it and how does a liver become a fatty liver ? Is it dangerous ? What is the trea… read more
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Back in June I had routine labs done- All my labwork came
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My husbands lab work came back and is showing high levels of
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I received my liver results today, and my ALT is 140, my AST is 40, and my Bilirubin is 0.3. I haven't yet spoken with my doctor because the results came directly from the lab. I'm very worried. I've … read more
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When I was about 7 my thyroid was hyper active and over the past few years I've had no issues with it. Recently I had some blood test. My AST level was 37, which I am told is high and my ALT is 32 whi… read more
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I had elevated liver enzymes, in the low 200s AST and ALTs (going by memory on the numbers just know they were high). After 2 weeks my enzymes are AST 47 and ALT 75 but my Bilirubin Total is at 12.7 w… read more
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