... as ultrasound will show fatty liver quite well. You might ask your doc to include a GGT test with your blood labs as this test is not normally included in routine metabolic panels and is an excellent marker for alcoholic liver inflammation. ... (6 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)
... I recently had a blood test after having excruciating abdominal pain for 2 days, and I got some abnormal readings:
Bilirubin - 26 (normal 3-15)
ALP - 209 (normal 20-105)
AST - 225 (normal10-35)
ALT - 290 (normal 5-30)
GGT - 182 (normal 5-35)
LDH - 265 (normal 120-250)
Cholesterol - 3.7 (normal 3.9-5.5) (1 replies)
... I just read my blood test results from the community Health Fair that came in the mail while I was out of town the last week. ... (0 replies)
... GGT on my liver test and Low Sodium. ... (0 replies)
... from my recent blood test I found that I have elevated GGT level which hit more that 560. I didn't really know what this mean.. ... (0 replies)
... since my last blood test 3 months ago. ... (2 replies)
... drinking much at the time it was done so this could of affected the results but I was more worried about the liver test because of the previous drinking. ... (2 replies)
... GGT values. My ALT is 67 and my GGT is 72. I am a social drinker, smoker and am overweight, I take Lipitor and Nexium. All other liver values are normal. ... (0 replies)
... GGT blood test is also another indicator of liver damage. ... (3 replies)
... I am a 46 year old mother of two and have had high GGT levels for over 15 years. ... (1 replies)
... For the past 3 weeks I've had severe lower abdominal and back pain that wakes me up at 5am and lasts for a few hours. I'm also extremely bloated all day and night and am unable to break wind. My bowel moments are very frequent daily or not at all.
My GP could tell there was trapped gas in my abdomen.
Had Liver results back with 4 'above range'
ALT... (0 replies)
... So, initial blood test all came back normal except of my ALT and AST were very high, the next day they tested again and they were even higher. ... (0 replies)
... according to the blood test results, my GGT and ALP is high. No any other significant thing, normal ultra sound. ... (0 replies)
... years. The doctor told me there wasnt any change and I don't need to return for another year and a half. I just did a blood test and my GGT is 259. I don't drink, I do have to lose 25 lbs but find that I have a lack of energy for exercise. ... (0 replies)
... I just got my blood test results back (taken for insurance qualification), and the results show the following:
Uric Acid = 8.9 "HIGH"
SGPT (ALT) = 61 "HIGH"
Gamma Glutamyltransferase (GGT) = 89 "HIGH"
I have no adverse health symptoms, and never get "sick". I have a healthy diet and exercise regularly. I do, however, consume alcohol regularly. It is not uncommon for... (0 replies)
... alot would depend upon just the overall real extent of any damage done to your liver and what areas are affected as far as overall functions. the one big thing you really DO need at this point is at least an ultrasound being done on that liver just to really "see' the liver itself and if anything has started to block your portal vein with scarring. its just labs alone will not... (1 replies)