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Is a ALT level of 135 very high in a cancer pt with mets to

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Is a ALT level of 135 very high in a cancer pt with mets to liver undergoing chemotherapy ?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. SH replied 2 years ago.
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Yes this is around three times the upper limit of normal and it is very high.
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Customer: replied 2 years ago.

What can be the cause ?

Expert:  Dr. SH replied 2 years ago.
Most likely, keeping your history in mind it seems to be due to metastases in the liver.
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