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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   I have a 10 month old that just got blood work done
Doctor :   ok

User :   its says his GFR IS 717.67 IS THAT BAD
User :   HE ALSO HAS HIGH AST AND ALP NOT SURE WHAT THAT MEANS
Doctor :   can u give me some more

Doctor :   details
Doctor :   FROM THE REPORT
User :   HE HAD HIGH FEVER AT 103.2 AND TOOK HIM IN GAVE THIS RESULT AFTER THE BLOOD TEST
Doctor :   astaspartate transaminase
User :   WHAT DETAILS?
Doctor :   it is a enzyme
Doctor :   which is released when liver is damaged
Doctor :   and please stop using caps lock
User :   ok
Doctor :   normal kibney
Doctor :   fucntions
Doctor :   gfr is above
Doctor :   90mL/min/1.73m2
Doctor :   is there any proteinuria
Doctor :   the reason they wanted to check is to observe how much protein is actually lost
Doctor :   through kidney
Doctor :   liver has to function more to replace the lost proteins
Doctor :   so they checked for it
Doctor :   did ur son have a sore throat
Doctor :   before he got the fever

Doctor :   please
Doctor :   do finish the chat
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Doctor :   it will be alot helpful if u finish the chat
Doctor :   I have to close this window since there is no response from your side, please get back to us if you need further medical advice.
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