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... gist. I also didnt have insurance for labs at the time so he kind of kept it simple but he did lead me to believe autoimmune was ruled out. I do remember reading ANA isnt always positive though. Ugh. And yeah the only thing he tested was ANA. I don't know that any pancreatic enzymes have been tested. ... (106 replies)
... my son broke out in hives and we took him to the doctor and they found out his liver enzymes were elevated. so they did more blood work and where we stand right now his hepaptis a has came back positive and he had the vaccines. ... (0 replies)
... Oh hun, I'm so sorry to hear of what you're going through. The boards here can be a little quiet at times as people who've had issues tend to move on once they're feeling better, but a few of us stick around and help others where we can. Most of us are not medically trained and only can relate based on personal experience, but often that can really help when you're going... (4 replies)

... my liver numbers started showing up high, then had a liver biopsy which came up as undetermined abnormality. ... (4 replies)
... Have you been tested for hemochromatosis (aka iron overload)? (4 replies)
... i guess noone has any answers either..LOL..they told me it was an autoimmune disease..but there are hundreds of those..oh well thanks anyhow folks:blob_fire (4 replies)
... i guess noone has any answers either..LOL..they told me it was an autoimmune disease..but there are hundreds of those..oh well thanks anyhow folks (4 replies)
... I'm new to the board and was hoping to find out information regarding high liver function tests. It's kind of a long story, so I'll try to be brief. I went for a physical in April of 2004 and my liver enzymes were slightly elevated. ... (10 replies)
Elevated ALT & GGT
Mar 12, 2005
... There are so many different illnesses that can elevate your liver enzymes and even just over the counter drugs, can. They accidentally found my PBC when I wasn't feeling well and they did an ANA test checking for lupus. ... (10 replies)
... Your liver enzymes are every so slightly elevated, not a big deal. All those tests were looking for different causes of liver disease, most of which your bloodwork has ruled out. ... (2 replies)
... asking was ,i have had constant pain going on 15 months now.Its in the upper right side of my stomach,under the breast almost where the bone is.Twice ive tested positive with an ANA test.I also had slightly elevated liver enzymes and now i have an iron deficiency. ... (18 replies)
... I have a similar situation - up and down enzymes for years they bump up and then normalize, Ultrasound shows fatty liver, MRI seemed to support that, but they say you don't know until they do a biopsy, so I'm thinking about this. Live in Chicago too. I also had once tested slightly high on two different autoimmunce markers but the docs didn't seem to think it was autoimmune... (3 replies)
... preeclampsia 10 days after delivery of my second baby.....liver enzymes were mildly elevated then....also found mutiple large nodules on my thyroid and diagnosed with Hash's Thyroiditis during my hospital stay for preeclampsia..... ... (2 replies)
... The first ultrasound showed "increased echogenicity" and "fibrofatty infiltration". Apparently my enzymes have gone down again, not normal but both AST and ALT are in the 40s now. ... (3 replies)
... Hi I'm new to the board. I have been having a really rough time. I recently went through IVF and had an early miscarriage. As I was going through the miscarriage, they discovered that I had elevated AST and ALT (around 139 and 124 I believe). Then the madness started. I had an U/S and they saw fatty liver. Of course I freaked out and started a diet right away. Here's... (0 replies)
Possible AIH
Oct 11, 2005
... a couple years many tests and several specialists later, I have had my gallbladder removed and 2 liver biopsies which came out normal. I currently have a positive ANA with homogenous pattern, an ALT of 141, AST of 68 and alkaline phosphatate of 141. ... (0 replies)
... ion for some people and they die of old age not the pbc, or for others it progresses much quicker. they have urso to try and slow it down, some eventually need a liver transplant. ... (9 replies)
Jan 15, 2005
... to put an end to the wondering but I'm not sure I would have the guts to have a biopsy. They say it is not really painfull. I do know that the lipitor makes your enzymes go up. Even though yours were high prior to lipitor does not mean the lipitor is making it continue on. ... (7 replies)
... Never knew much about liver disorders other than the basics from nursing school. Even though I have been off the statin, enzymes remain elevated. Highest ALT was 499 and AST 225. They come down a little but never to normal. ... (2 replies)
... years ago my doctor did lots of blood work, ultrasound and a liver biopsy. I have a sometimes positive sometimes negative ANA. ... (9 replies)

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