Hepatic injury

What is Hepatic injury?

A liver injury is some form of trauma sustained to the liver. This can occur through either a blunt force such as a car accident, or a penetrating foreign object such as a knife. Liver injuries constitute 5% of all traumas, making it the most common abdominal injury. Generally nonoperative management and observation is all that is required for a full recovery.

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this is my son this his pcr test it is important to interpret the result in accordance with symptomos clinical finding and investigationof the...

doctor1 MD

Hello there,
As you already mentioned the only tests determining the need for treatment are the HBV DNA PCR Quantitative titre and the liver...

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Today I fell from the 2nd step from the top of a 12' ladder and landed on my right shoulder, wrist, and top right side of my head, I went to the ER...

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Hi,
Hydrocodone us a opioid analgesic for treatment of severe pain and cough suppressant.
It doesn't have any side effects of jaundice or liver...

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hiiiiiiiii just 2 days before i went for blood test nd my sgpt( alt ) level is 199 units/ml nd my sgot(ast) level is 73 units/ml nd my doctor...

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Hi,

Thanks for your query.

Your SGPT & SGOT level are quite high and they are sign of liver injury.

You may discuss with your treating doctor /...

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I have got high SGPT about 100 and taking drink (Whiskey) regularly, pls suggest good medicine

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Today I fell from the 2nd step from the top of a 12' ladder and landed on my right shoulder, wrist, and top right side of my head, I went to the ER...

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How dangerous is an ALT level of 84 AST of 56 and Billirubin of .6

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I have been given a result of 66 GT Gamma count & just told to have another blood test in 2 months, should I be worried? Last year I had a lot of...

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I have just found out that my gamma gt level is 271. All the other tests are within normal range. I am not seeing my doctor for another week....

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hi my lft report range are as follow .Iam bit confused regarding the range

serum bilirubin(diazo method)..... .93 mg/dl

direct .50

indirect .43...

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Hello Doctor, My father's blood test reports revealed the values of SGOT and SGPT as 290 and 315 respectively. He is an alcoholic since several...

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