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I received blood work with AST of 97 & ALT

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Posted on Wed, 13 Mar 2019
Question: I received blood work with AST of 97 & ALT of 87. Is this too high?
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Answered by Dr. Klerida Shehu (2 hours later)
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Hi and thank you for asking!
I read carefully all your concerns a d I can say as follows:
You have moderate elevated liver enzymes.
I need to know more like:
- do you use alcohol
- do you have chronic hepatitis B or C
- are you overweight
This is why I recommend to do:
- HbsAg
- anti-hcv
- lipidograma
Hope it was helpfult to you.
Dr.Klerida
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I received blood work with AST of 97 & ALT

Brief Answer: Please follow Detailed Answer: Hi and thank you for asking! I read carefully all your concerns a d I can say as follows: You have moderate elevated liver enzymes. I need to know more like: - do you use alcohol - do you have chronic hepatitis B or C - are you overweight This is why I recommend to do: - HbsAg - anti-hcv - lipidograma Hope it was helpfult to you. Dr.Klerida