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What does this lab report showing elevated ALT level indicate?

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Dr. Albana Sejdini

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Posted on Mon, 4 Aug 2014 in General Health
Question: i want to u check my test reports
Answered by Dr. Albana Sejdini 4 hours later
Brief Answer:
Following causes to slightly elevated ALT level...

Detailed Answer:
Hi there,

I have gone through your lab reports and noticed only a slightly elevated ALT level; while your total protein is within normal (acceptable) range.

With regards to slightly elevated ALT level, it might be related to:
- being overweight/obese
- alcohol consumption
- any recent medication you might have been using
- viral infection

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