High SGPT?


A high ALT SGPT is one of the possible results of a liver function test. ALT stands for alanine transaminase while SGPT stands for serum glutamic pyruvic transaminase. If one has high levels of this, it could indicate medical problems such as diabetes, congestive heart failure, bile duct problems and liver damage.
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high SGPT is mostly found in liver dis.and fatty liver.
No one blood testing is 100% accurate. More is done and. a comparison is made. Too many things can effect the. enzyme tests results: having an injection into a muscle, having muscle
it could be fatty liver. You must have testing to rule out viral causes of hepatitis. Continuing an exercise program like you are doing and keeping your weight down is the way to
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AST (SGOT) and ALT (SGPT) are sensitive indicators of liver damage or injury from different types of disease. But it must be emphasized that higher-than-normal levels of these liver enzymes should not be automatically equated with liver disease.
The interpretation of elevated AST and ALT levels depends upon the entire clinical evaluation of a patient, and so it is best done by doctors experienced in evaluating liver disease.
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