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High SGOT, LDH and ESR, had baby birth 8 weeks ago. do results show problem with liver ?

SGOT / AST (kinetics ) Normal Range: 5-31 Result: 61.07 LDH (kinetic) 135-214 292.81 ESR (westergreen) 0-20 23 WBC 3.98-10.04 2.5 MONOCYTE 5-12 16.40 i had a cardiac panel test this morning cause i wanna know what s causing my hypertension . Just gave birth 8 wks ago to my second child ( pre-eclampsia ) same with my first child (2007) this are some of by lab test results.. it sound sooooo bad.. does it suggest i have liver problem?
Asked On : Tue, 6 Nov 2012
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The AST/SGOT is a bit off the higher limit of normal although not grossly elevated (high values are 3-4x higher normal i.e., >120) and LDH is a bit high. The platelet count was not provided although slightly lower values are expected.
It would suggest you had HELLP syndrome and the pre-eclampsia phase of raised BP continues now.
I am not sure of the BP now, but cardioselective beta blockers will help. Do discuss with you cardiologist and obstetrician on the drug of choice.
I am sure things will settle down so try and relax to give some time for the medication to work. You should be able to stop this in a few weeks.
Best Wishes.
Answered: Tue, 6 Nov 2012
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