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... ar old male.I drink often but not alot.i am overweight and i started working out 10 days ago.i have always monitored my blood levels.almost a year ago i had done liver function tests and ultrasound and all came back after 10 days of working out i decided to get a blood test.i have alt of 68 and ast of 60. ... (0 replies)
... I understand your anxiety concerning the results. And if you were like me, when the doc said that the levels were high and there might be some damage, I had no idea what in the world he was talking about with this AST and ALT thing. ... (3 replies)
... His liver function test numbers came back very high...although I don't have numbers at this moment. He has had several LFT the past several months and they have all been very high. ... (0 replies)

... i am assuming that when you say "stints" you mean he is having the TIPS procedure done? ... (10 replies)
... my son had this one and only one on his upper cheek,right below his L eye for years, that we had NO clue as to what this lil sucker was or even why it was there. even his actual ped doc did not appeear to ahve a clue either. ... (28 replies)
Liver infection
Feb 21, 2008
... Not what exactly is the problem but the doctors keep saying there is an anomaly with the blood tests they did, which indicate to an extent an abnormal function of the liver. The doctor has recommended an assessment of the liver which involves taking a sample of the liver for further tests. ... (0 replies)
... way to tell before the LFT. There are many symptoms that can also be symptoms for other diseases. ... (1 replies)
... and after 10 years of fairly heavy drinking I finally decided to get myself checked out at the drs. Reason being is that I have been getting stomach pains, and what I thought was a dull pain in my liver. ... (5 replies)
... Hi, I'm a 38 yr old female small frame, 5"2 119 lbs. I've had upper right quandrant pressure and pain going on 5 years now it is becoming debilitating. First a brief history and then I'll describe symptoms and testing I've had done! ... (3 replies)
... Sorry it took me so long to update but I have been busy this evening since I got home. I saw the Gastroenterologist this afternoon. He was really very thorough and I felt that he seemed to know exactly what he was talking about. ... (106 replies)
... A bit of back history. ... (10 replies)
... I also have a simple cyst on my kidney. From what I have been told, Hemangiomas are common Liver lesions and are totally benign. The only time they can ever cause problems is if they grow really large, so they watch them to see if they grow. I feel better since getting the MRI. ... (3 replies)
... Regarding your fears of only a few more years left. From what I've learned, the life expectancy of someone with Child Pugh A disease is 15 to 20 years, not around 5. ... (28 replies)
... YT, i am glad you understand just where your mom really is here. ... (9 replies)
... any actual lifestyle changes really need to possibly come only AFTER you find out what IS currently generating these out of range numbers for certain. ... (4 replies)
... red meat and the higher protein in it that will eventually break down to actual ammonia is THAT problem. ... (28 replies)
... d to do that GGT as well since as i mantioned above, and also i did a double look at ALLLLLL my sons and my liver labs agin too just to double check, andthat GGT IS most definitely an 'add on" type test, unless your particular doc actually jusdt routinwely adds this into all HIS hepatic panesl,ya know what i mean? ... (3 replies)
... Hey Marcia was awfully nice of you to respond as you did, especially after I was so silly. You know my last Dr gave me print outs of everything, but my new one has no copier and does not give me anything, so no I have no papers at all. ... (11 replies)
... i usually kind of scan the beginnings of the thread posted to see what it says and whether or not i can actually relate MY knowledge to it? ... (11 replies)
... no problem, trust me i KNOW that level of confusion and the fear too. it just IS a very scarey experience any way you look at it. carri sounds like a great little girl. ... (4 replies)

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