I am 60 yrs of age, I have had no health problem, I exercise daily but by vices are: I smoke 10 cigarettes a day and in the evening I consume about 180ml of alcohol. When the alcohol exceeds 180ml, during my sleep sometimes I get out of breath and I get chocked. Did my lipid profile and liver function test yesterday and the test result showed LDLC/HDLC ratio as 2.36, SGOT 62, SGPT 69, all the other tests shows normal. Kindly advice please.
Can I ask what your cholesterol numbers were by type? Also, your liver enzymes are a little elevated, but nowhere near the levels where most doctors get concerned, that starts when they exceed 150. The increase is most likely due to your alcohol consumption and may get worse over time so you should really consider some changes.
Lets us know your numbers and we can be of more help.
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.