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Does a gamma gt level of 133 denote liver damage

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Does a gamma gt level of 133 denote liver damage
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 4 years ago.

Mysticdoc :

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Mysticdoc :

Hi there,

I am Mysticdoc, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.

I am here to help you with your concerns.

Mysticdoc :

This is a moderate elevation of GGT and suggests some sort of liver injury.

Mysticdoc :

Alcoholism is the common cause of elevated GGT.

Mysticdoc :

Hence, avoidance of alcohol is very important.

Mysticdoc :

To better assess the liver damage, you need a liver ultrasound.

Mysticdoc :

The damage is usually reversible over several months on alcohol abstinence.

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