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I have pain right side and into back for 2days, had liver

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I have pain right side and into back for 2days, had liver function test ALT 134u/L AST 67U/L ALK Phos 110U/L I am in statin 80mg for since 2011 I am 62 year old Female. I am being booked for a USS but would like to know your thoughts please. Julie
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 2 years ago.
Thank you for your question,
I’m Dr. Saha and I’ll try to help you.
Pain in right side radiating to back is often due to liver & gall bladder pain.
Gall stone is a common cause.
Your enzymes are mild to moderately elevated.
Statin can also cause higher liver enzymes.
In this circumstances, an ultrasound would be helpful.
It would find out the condition of gall bladder, liver.
Please avoid fatty foods,alcohol if you take any.
I hope this information helps.
If there’s anything else I can do, please let me know.
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