Ultrasound is needed to exclude cirrhosis.
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I have gone through your reports in detail.
Increased ALT and GGT indicates liver injury.
Increase in ALT may be due to many reasons like hepatitis,alcohol intake,altered lipid profile...
AST - 104 (norm indicated as 10-35)
ALT - 40 (norm 6-29)
LD - 307 (norm100-200)
WBC count stood at 3.6 L (norm 3.8 - 10.8)
The blood test was performed after a fast that began at midnight the night before, preceded by a light dinner.
I am worried, though my doctor has not called me to either reassure me that the results are not a cause for concern, or explain what may be behind these results. I have never before had the test reveal any abnormality, but what I have read about liver screens clearly suggests that the confluence of an elevated AST and ALT does point to liver damage of some sort.
I have no idea what role the low WBC has - or doesn't - in this context.
Do I need further screening? Help, please, I am worried.
Yo can have elastography.
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It is great that you have stopped drinking.
Cirrhosis is confirmed by many other indicators in Ultrasound like coarse echotexture,shrunken size,irregular surface etc.It is also associated with...