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Did LFT tests and would like you to know the review. Advise? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 29-Jul-2013
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User:Hi Doc
User:Recently I did my LFT tests and i would like you to review it
User:My Sgot is 53.4
User:SGPT is 99.1
User:GGT : 89.1
User:Everything is in range
User:I meant everything else is in range except these 3
User:Do i need to be worried?
Doctor:will explain why
Doctor:There is nothing big to worry but, few things need to be excluded
Doctor:Do you consume alcohol?
Doctor:Did you underwent ultrasound?
Doctor:In people consuming alcohol, these would be elevated and it is better to reduce consuming alcohol so that some unnecessary complications can be avoided
Doctor:Moreover, things like cholestasis which is obstruction in the flow of bile (may be due to gall stones or some other reasons) need to be excluded
Doctor:Even without any of these pathologies, they may mildly elevated normally even in simple viral infections, particularly in this range, I mean mild elevation
Doctor:Did you follow what I said? Please get back to me in case of doubts.
Doctor:Is there any thing else I can help you with?
User:I got it
Doctor:Thanks for consulting.Bye for now.
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