Elevated GGT levels. Cause?
I m a 37 year old male that has always been relatively healthy and active. in 2011, my liver enzymes (ALT/AST) were higher than normal and i went on a rigorous plan to change some of my recent habits. Although not a big drinker, i cut alcohol out completely. I began eating better and getting back...
High GGT and albumin levels. Have alcohol addiction. Need medication?
I just had my liver function test as a requirement for the renewal of my working visa.i have ahistory of drinking abuse and even now I still drink a lot though only beers but a lot.the result was my GGT is very high-113 and my albumin -51.other function results are within range.my sugar is normal...
Is it critically high to have GGT level as 92?
Hi Dr. Charles, my GGT level is 92. above the reference range. Is it critically high? My AST/SGOT is 34.2 and my Alkaline Phosphatase is 102. At the lab they took the blood sample after one hour from my dinner meal. Will be that O.K. or I should be fasting before they take the blood sample? I am...
How to reduce high GGT reading?
Whats the consequence of a high reading of GGT? My last result was 104. What is the best way to reduce this figure effectively? I m fit, regular exercise, pretty good balanced diet, don t smoke, healthy weight, yes drink beer 4 - 5 times a week. Thanks Mars
Can you explain why my gamma glutamyl trans are higher 200 u/l
Increase in the level of GGT is indicative of liver and pancreatic disease. It increases in liver cell damage in liver dysfunction. The most common cause is alcoholic liver disease. Consult with your doctor for more information.
i am 32 yrs old male with 100 kgs weight having sgpt 91 -range(5-60) ,sgot -range s'd be(5-40), ggt 57-range is (0-55) why these levels raised what s'd i do now
ARE YOU A CHRONIC ALCOHOLIC?
IF YES, YOU SHOULD REDUCE YOUR ALCOHOL CONSUMPTION OR YOU WILL LAND UP IN A CONDITION CALLED LIVER CIRROSIS WHERE IN THE LIVER SHRINKS AND ITS FUNCTION DECREASES RESULTING IN SYMPTOMS LIKE JAUNDICE,FLUID IN THE ABDOMEN.
PLEASE CONSULT A DOCTOR AND IF YOU ARE NOT ALCOHOLIC,ARE YOU ON ANY DRUGS?WHICH CAN ALSO LEAD TO INCREASE LEVELS.
ALSO REPEAT THE TEST
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