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... I remember when researching the advantages and disadvantages of artificial vs porcine valves, one of the disadvantages with artificial valves is that they rupture red blood cells as the little doors of the valve slam shut against the frame of the valve. A process known as hemolysis. ... (3 replies)
... As I always like to say, I'm not a doctor, nor do I play one on the Internet. ... (5 replies)
... I just had my number go through the roof and I don't have cirrohis or hepatitis. It seems that my jaundice was brought on by a prescription drug. ... (1 replies)

... I'm still skeptical of the GGT being a significant cardiac marker though. ... (3 replies)
... a very high number anyone? ... (5 replies)
... It would be unusual to develop clinical cirrhosis with 3 years of heavy drinking, though not impossible. A biopsy is the only way to tell for sure, but if you live outside the USA, there is a test called "Fibroscan" which can indicate how much trouble you may be in. ... (1 replies)
... but they can also be within the normal range, even with advanced fibrosis if inflammation is low, as when an alcoholic with liver damage stops or reduces his drinking. ... (17 replies)
... I'm new here...as I am reading your numbers I'm wondering what my number means. I went to the doctor today because I'm having weakness and nausea. He told me my ALT wasn't normal, that it is 139. He would like me to fast for 12 to 14 hrs, then come back and get some blood work done. ... (6 replies)
... I'm new here...as I am reading your numbers I'm wondering what my number means. I went to the doctor today because I'm having weakness and nausea. He told me my ALT wasn't normal, that it is 139. He would like me to fast for 12 to 14 hrs, then come back and get some blood work done. ... (6 replies)
... to check things in your blood, like platelets, number of red blood cells, etc. ... (11 replies)
... to check things in your blood, like platelets, number of red blood cells, etc. ... (11 replies)
... this is the LAST thing you need. ... (1 replies)
... There is no such thing as a "Liver Count"...... Your Doc is not being very specific..... ... (3 replies)
... The TSAT is what would confirm or rule out iron overload. It ideally should be in the middle third of the normal range. ... (3 replies)
... The only way to accuarately dx hepC is by biopsi. Can't determine meaning of your blood test without seeing completely. Don't know what "my number" is that your referring to. High alt or ast and could be acute in nature. Your hepatologist will be able to explain in detail. ... (1 replies)
... is if those number were in the 200 range. Alk phos is another number they test for, mine currently sits around 240 which is high, but high where you would worry would be 1000. My AST and ALT are around 30 and 80, a little high, but I had a liver transplant and my docs aren't worried at all. ... (10 replies)
... I do not remember, sorry. They did put me in hospital at about 30 weeks and monitored me until delivery but they may not do that anymore. My son is 25. ... (14 replies)
... Ok, sorry it took so long to get back to you guys. When my enzymes were elevated, ONLY my ALT number was high. My AST number was still within range, though at the top of the range. ... (16 replies)
... Those definitely are high numbers. ... (3 replies)
... Tryglycerides 169, should be 150 or below! But compared to last time thats a big improvement, so its contributed to my poor diet and alcohol as why my numbers were up! ... (7 replies)


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