Liver Disorders Community
Liver enzymes (SGPT,SGOT) levels
About This Community:

This support community is for discussions and support relating to liver disorders.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

Liver enzymes (SGPT,SGOT) levels

I am 35 years old male, non smoker, very rarely drink alcohol. Recently I had visited doctor for routine physical checkup. Everything look normal except SGPT = 513 U/L and SGOT = 193 U/L . So doctor suspected about liver function and ordered Ultra sonic test. Everything came normal in this test, kidney and liver has normal limits and nothing wrong. I still claim that I have very healthy food habits. I do not have any pain or unhealthy symptoms like vomiting / nausea etc. Doctor is trying to take blood samples again.

Please help me to conclude anything else causing these levels high?
Related Discussions
Avatar m tn
Typically a hepatitis panel is one of the first things done  to rule out viral hepatitis. There are a number of cause of elevated liver enzymes. I got this from Mayo Clinic

From the Mayo Clinic

More common causes of elevated liver enzymes include:

    * Certain prescription medications, including statin drugs used to control cholesterol
    * Hepatitis A
    * Hepatitis B
    * Hepatitis C
    * Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
    * Obesity
    * Over-the-counter pain medications, including acetaminophen (Tylenol, others)



Other causes of elevated liver enzymes may include:

    * Alcoholic hepatitis
    * Autoimmune hepatitis
    * Celiac disease
    * Cirrhosis
    * Cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection
    * Dermatomyositis
    * Epstein-Barr virus
    * Gallbladder inflammation (cholecystitis)
    * Heart attack
    * Hemochromatosis
    * Hypothyroidism (underactive thyroid)
    * Liver cancer
    * Mononucleosis
    * Muscular dystrophy
    * Pancreatitis
    * Polymyositis
    * Toxic hepatitis
    * Wilson's disease

http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/elevated-liver-enzymes/MY00508/DSECTION=causes


Good luck,
Mike
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Recent Activity
707563 tn?1455827280
Blank
Emily_MHModerator Survey link - https://goo.g... Comment
Jun 26
406584 tn?1399591666
Blank
10356 commented on dominosarah's status
Jun 26
Avatar universal
Blank
Blank
Weight Tracker
Track your weight over time
Start Tracking Now
Top Digestive Answerers
Liver Disorders Community Resources