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... mild elevations in liver enzymes really are quite common, particularly in those on statins. Doctors usually don't get too excited about them until they are double or more normal over a series of labs. ... (9 replies)
... I was taking lipitor 5mg and birth control pills, I had also have some sort of virus the week before the test with a high fever, etc. After the elevated results I went off the lipitor, and it was my week off the birth control pills for my period. I had my blood retested last Wed. ... (0 replies)
... Just curious because I have fatty liver and my alt is 60 and my trigliserides are 225 but my cholesterol is 185. I asked my doctor about the alt like if it comes down does that mean I am getting better and she said your ast and alt will always fluctuate as long as you have fatty liver. ... (2 replies)

... My husband was just diagnosed with fatty liver disease. He is 60ibs overweight and he has high cholesterol and was taking lipitor. ... (2 replies)
Scared
Jan 15, 2005
... you will be fine don't let them freak you out. Many people on this board have had biopsys. You can opt not to have one or get a second opinion. I would want 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. ... (7 replies)
Scared
Jan 14, 2005
... I just found out today that I have to go in for a liver biopsy. ... (7 replies)


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