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High SGPT and SGOT with multiple gallstone. Suggestion? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 03-Jun-2013
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User:i have very hight SGPT and SGOT values as per my blood test
its 572-SGPT and 47-SGOT
Please let me know the cause
Doctor:May I know your age and gender?
User:i have also got multiple gallstones
Doctor:And whether or not you consume alcohol?
User:no i dont consume alchol
Doctor:May I know the reasons why the test were done?
Doctor:In other words do you have any symptoms?
User:i used to get gallstone attacks once in 2 or 3 months... for past one and half year....
User:i always ignored this thinking it is a gas- problem
User:but last attack prolonged for 6 hours and doctor suggested me to have a scan done
User:but my doc is out of town and didnt get an answer for the high values fro hin
Doctor:Have you got an ultrasound scan too?
Doctor:If so may I know the results of ultrasound scan?
User:yes i have got it done
User:and they say cholelithiasis
User:but the high SGPt and SGOT is bothering me
Doctor:Let me brief you.
Doctor:Elevated liver enzyme especially SGPT suggest there is some inflammation happening within the hepatobiliary system i.e. liver, gall bladder and bile duct.
Doctor:It is most likely that the gall stones are inducing some irritation and inflammation.
Doctor:However your doctor needs to perform few other viral markers to rule out other causes.
Doctor:Viral hepatitis needs to be ruled out most importantly.
Doctor:So get back to your gastroenterologist when he returns back.
Doctor:And there is no real need to be panicked.
Doctor:It is most likely all due to the gall stones.
Doctor:Have you followed?
User:i have an appointmet on wednesday
Doctor:You can wait till then.
Doctor:Only if you develop the abdominal pain again, you need to see the doctor before wednesday
Doctor:Avoid taking any medicine without the consult of a doctor.
User:so i need to follow any diet
Doctor:The next visit/further test will clarify things.
Doctor:Avoid spicy and oily diet.
Doctor:Further suggestions can be done after the next process of evaluation is complete.
Doctor:Lastly do not stress out. Sleep and rest well.
Doctor:Have you followed?
Doctor:Is there any other query?
User:yes..thanks for that... there is no other query
Doctor:Thanks for consulting me.
Doctor:Bye for now.
User:that was very helpful.... have a nice day
Doctor:Wish you the same.
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