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What causes high Vit D level?

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Gastrologist or hematologist I am requesting.My blood work indicated a vitamin d level at 1342 which is very high and rare. I READ IT MAY BE THE RESULT OF KIDNEY OR LIVER DISEASE. I am concerned as to what test should I receive to rule any of this out.
Wed, 6 Aug 2014 in Kidney Conditions
 
 
Answered by Dr. Sree Bhushan Raju 39 hours later
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hi

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Hi,

Thanks for the query.

The report may be wrong and it would be better to get it repeated as it is really abnormal. When ever we see such an "outlier" from normal, it's always better to recheck either from the same lab or from some other reliable/ dependable laboratory.

Please get back to me after you get it rechecked from a reliable lab with the reports.

Hope this answers your query.

Regards.
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