Do Liver Enzymes Increase During Acute Hiv
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Stanford University, School of MedicineYou don't indicate whether you are on any other meds, or have any other medical conditions. The HIV meds you are on, usually don't result in an increase in levels like that unless something else is going on. However, if everything else is... Read more »
University of North Carolina - Chapel HillThe major issue is your LDL cholesterol. The level of LDL that is considered optimal is dependent on your risk factors for cardiovascular disease: the more risks you have, the lower the target LDL level. The target levels are getting more and more... Read more »
Tufts University School of MedicineI agree with Dr. Justice that elevated liver enzymes need further evaluation.I think her main message is to raise awareness by clinicians to think twice about mild to moderate elevations of liver function tests. Elevations of liver tests should lead... Read more »
Tufts University School of MedicineIt seems that you are obtaining a good result from your therapy in terms of CD4 count improvement and viral suppression. I agree with your concerns about your liver function tests. However, I do think it is okay to continue for now as long as you... Read more »
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Posted by steelah343, 1 ReplyI just recently had an HIV test for the first time. I'm currently waiting results.
The impetus for the test was an increase in liver enzyme levels, which my doctor tells me have doubled (from 20s to 40s) in the past two years.
Again, I'm not certain... Read more »
Posted by Mark100, 1 ReplyHey guys I just have a question regarding elevated liver enzymes. I contracted hiv in early December of last year and ever since my liver enzymes have been elevated. I don't drink except the occasional drink on the weekends, I don't smoke or do... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyI was wondering if when you donate plasma and they test your enzyme levels in your liver and stuff does it have to do with hiv.I'm wondering becuase i was told my enzyme levels were low when they tested my plasma and they needed to take 2 tubes of... Read more »
Posted by regret2max, 1 Reply
One question which I read a lot of people concerning about.
I know that blood count is not accurate for HiV test, but I read that there's still few relationships that do exist.
Like acute HiV lymphocytes will drop. What about neutrophils and... Read more »
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