Hi thanks for your question.
Hiccups and enlaged liver
enzyme postoperatively most probably could be due to bactermia and or septisemia which means spreading of infection to blood streams. He is still in hospital Consulting surgeon must have sent his sample for blood culture
to isolate the organism.He also needs CT scan
of abdomen to look for any abscess
inside his badomen.Mean while antibiotics have to be continued.
Hope this answers your question.