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Immune deficiency,high alt/ast - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Liver and Gall Bladder
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User :   hi, anyone there?
Doctor :   hello
Doctor :  
how can i help u?
User :   I am concerned about something. I had my labs drawn and for some reason my liver enzymes are elevated. I have not seen a doctor yet. I don't smoke, drink, do drugs, or have any unusual behaviors. I am currently on tricor to treat high triglycerides which are under control. My liver enzymes were high a year ago and then a repeat test showed it mysteriously went to normal.
Doctor :  
Doctor :  
whats ur age/sex?
User :   My AST is now 86, my ALT is 251, and my GGT is 154. I got these labs done as just a wellness check up at work. I also have common varialbe immune deficiency that is considered mild and never in need of treatment.
User :   32, male
Doctor :  
whats sought of immune deficiency?
User :   common variable immune deficiency.
Doctor :  
Doctor :  
alt /ast are non specific serum markers
User :   All of my Immunoglobulins are low. I found this out because I kept getting colds one year. But I usually get colds once a year now
Doctor :  
they will not tell u whats exact problem we have'
Doctor :   are u addicted to alchohol?

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