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SGOT and phosphatase high in a child. Blood reports states bilirubin. Now?

my 3 yr old kid has following blood report.. total protine-8.1, albbumin-4.8, globulin-3.3, biluribi(total)-0.78, bilurubin(conju)-0.16, bilurubin(unconju)-0.62, alk.phosphatase-304, sgot(ast)-50, sgpt( alt )-27.... Hb%-11.5, wbc- 7400, neutro(%)-43, lympho(%)-47, eosino(%)-07, mono(%)-03 ,esr-18....the above test was done today as per advice of doctor ..the doctor adviced to do this tests when my child went to him with some (minimum)indigestion problems and his weight is 15 kg , age kid fully energitic, has sufficient strength..what should I do , as his SGOT and alk. phosphatase bothare high?
Asked On : Tue, 7 Aug 2012
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Growing children will have raised alkaline phosphotase level. It is due to the growing bones. so in your child's case, the raised alkaline phosphatase may be due to the growing bones.
The SGOT is slightly raised. But the more specific SGPT is normal. So it should not be considered significant and there is no need to worry.
Answered: Sun, 9 Sep 2012
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