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Elevated levels of alt and ast, diabetes - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   yesterday i have tested my blood
Doctor :   ok
User :   my alt and ast levels are too high
User :   alt is 181 and ast is 97
User :   what could be the possible reason for this
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do you consume alcohol
User :   am having diabetes since july 08
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
User :   what could be the reason for this
Doctor :   what medications you are taking?
User :   just metaformin hydrochloride
User :   3 times
Doctor :   ok
User :   500 mg x 3 times
Doctor :   the main reason for increased AST, Alt are alcohol consumtion, infection of the liver like Hepatitis A, B, C etx
User :   ok
User :   should i take any medicines
Doctor :   what is the value of your Bilirubin
User :   means
Doctor :   it is also a type of liver function test

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