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Dr. Andrew Rynne
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What causes elevated GGT levels?

My gamma gt is 133.alk phos 118.sgot 30.sgpt 28.what does it mean.i am suffering from frver due to uti for last 1 months and under medication.i was a regular drinker but for last 1 month consumption is almost nil or very light not regularly.what is the reason for increase in ggt amd how it can be reduced.
Wed, 21 Feb 2018
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
Hello dear. Welcome to Healthcaremagic. I read your query and I understand your concern. It seems you are suffering from alcoholic liver cirrhosis.
Treatment for cirrhosis depends on the cause and extent of your liver damage. The goals of treatment are to slow the progression of scar tissue in the liver and to prevent or treat symptoms and complications of cirrhosis. You may need to be hospitalized if you have severe liver damage. A gastrohepatologist willevaluate the situation. It is good for you to stop the alcohol intake totally. Take care.
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Regards, Dr Olgeta Xhufka ( general and family physician ).
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