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... I did a blood test last week and just got the results. Everything was normal except the GGT test. It came back as 120. All other ALT, etc were normal. ... (3 replies)
... I'm still skeptical of the GGT being a significant cardiac marker though. ... (3 replies)
... Thank you, BillinSD, for taking the time to respond to me. I will definitely be calling my docs to get to the bottom of this. This test was ordered as a standard for a Life Insurance check. If the culprit was gallblader disease do you know if any of the other numbers below would be off too? ... (3 replies)

... possible clue to your elevated GGT. The liver dumps it garbage into bile for disposal and any sluggishness in the biliary system will affect the liver and bump GGT higher. ... (3 replies)
... s a dirt cheap and painless diagnostic that should provide some peace of mind. With the symptoms you've got, your doctor shouldn't object to ordering this. New blood labs should also be in order. ... (3 replies)
... We did the Fibroscan through Quest Diagnostics and they had to send the frozen blood sample to their special lab in North Carolina. ... (7 replies)
... Thanks for the quick reply. I forgot to mention they did check for hepatitis C during all the blood work, which thankfully came back negative. ... (8 replies)
... ALT is slightly elevated but can caused by a number of things. and it is good thing that he wants to check gallbaldder. As for the GGT test, it is usually not done in a routine blood work. ... (8 replies)
High Iron Levels
Jan 31, 2015
... An unhappy liver should result in elevated enzymes, though they wouldn't be dramatic until iron gets very high. The GGT enzyme would be the most sensitive marker for this, but the GGT is not commonly included in routine blood labs. ... (5 replies)
GGT Blood Test
Jul 30, 2014
... I really don't know if an isolated bump in Dilantin could bump GGT higher for this long, and I wouldn't think this could cause any lasting damage. Also don't know if a cardiac issue might raise GGT. ... (3 replies)
GGT Blood Test
Jul 29, 2014
... Hoever in Feb, The dr accidentially Overdosed me on Dilantin as my siezures where getting worse when my Bllod work came back my test red 145 for dilantin, could this have cause some damage? ... (3 replies)
GGT Blood Test
Jul 29, 2014
... GGT is a sensitive test that is affected by many medications as well as toxins. When GGT is elevated in a series of tests over time, this logically would indicate a chronic exposure to an irritating toxin or medication. ... (3 replies)
GGT Blood Test
Jul 28, 2014
... Feb 13 blood work indicated a GGT level of 140 and in june GGT Elevated futher 165. I don't Smoke, I don't drink, I am heavy set 298lb all others normal alt, ast, alp, Bili. ... (3 replies)
... I just read about this because they are doing the same test on me. GGT is nothing to usually worry about by it self if raised. It is only a real concern if you have other levels raised such as Alkaline phosphate, AST, or ALT. ... (2 replies)
... My Lab's upper limit for normal ALP is 125. 300 seems to be a bit too high (even considering that different labs have different ranges) (7 replies)
... However, it is not very specific to the liver or bile ducts. It is used often times to confirm that the alkaline phosphatase is of the hepatic etiology. Certain GGT levels, as an isolated finding, reflect rare forms of liver disease. Medications commonly cause GGT to be elevated. ... (7 replies)
... Can you pls explain my blood test result? ... (7 replies)
Elevated GGT / ALT
Aug 29, 2014
... Hello, I have a few questions and am looking for guidance on what my results may be leaning towards. Background info: 30YO Male 6 ft, 180 pounds Generally healthy. No medical history. No Medications (OTC allergy) No Drugs or drug history (1 replies)
... So on Monday Feb 2 I had bloodwork done for a life insurance policy we were getting. I got a copy of the results and noticed the GGT and ALT were elevated. ... (4 replies)
... the very next level. The AST and ALT numbers are slightly elevated but I have seen much, much higher and may be from a number of things. the slight rise in ALP test combined with the elevated numbers is worrisome but not conclusive of any problem . ... (7 replies)




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