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Dark yellowish urine. High SGPT levels. Liver problem?

hi! I m 33 years old the result of my clinical laboratory test for my liver function SGPT ( ALT ) is 132 u/L.But on my reference range is, should be in the level of 42 u/L only . another thing ,i always burp, i have a dark yellow urine and it is very smelly especially during early morning on my first urinate. i drink liquor only on special gatherings. i think i have a very alarming liver problem. my friend advised me to take essential forty or livolin forty because it is what he had researched in the net. i did not consult a doctor yet.
Asked On : Tue, 26 Feb 2013
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Hello! Thanks for putting your query in HCM. I am a Gastroenterologist (DM).

Increase in transaminase levels require further evaluation as they suggest liver cell inflammation. So you should consider following
1. Alcohol' please avoid it
2. If you are obese or overweight you need to reduce your weight
3.Other common and treatable causes like Hepatitis B and C virus, Serum ceruloplasmin for wilson disease especially since you are young, ANA and SMA for autoimmune disease
4. Lipid profile and Ultrasound abdomen to see for liver echotexture

So get these tests done to know the cause and management accordingly
I hope I have answered your query and this will help you. Remain in touch and get-well soon
Answered: Wed, 31 Jul 2013
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