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Elevated Alkaline Phosphatase And Hiv

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HIV and asymptomatic raised alkaline phosphatase level

39 year old chronic alcoholic with HIV present with tuberculous consolidation with effusion whose CD4 count was 223/mm3 has asymptomatic raised alkaline phosphatase level. Total bilirubin and AST was twice the normal but ALT was within normal limit....
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
An elevated serum alkaline phosphatase level is a non-specific finding that can be associated with liver or biliary disease, bone disease, cancers, and other medical conditions, including active tuberculosis infection.... Read more »

High Alkaline Phosphatase, AST & ALT

Hi, I'm fully suppressed, with CD4 of 1100. My last two full blood panels have shown quite... Read more »

Alkaline phosphatase and triglyceride

From HIV+ patients you have observed, do they usually have high alkaline phosphatase levels? Also,... Read more »
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Elevated liver enzymes.

Posted by Mark100, 1 Reply
Hey 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 »

Elevated Liver Function Test After Exposure?

Posted by MiamiLat, 2 Replies
Hello out there. Does anyone have any knowledge on liver function tests? Has anyone had elevated enzymes?
My exposure occurred on 12/05/05 by having unprotected insertive anal sex with an HIV pos partner. I tested NEG at 6 wks via OraQuick, 12 wks/... Read more »

HIV related AVN (Avascular Necrosis) - Bone Death

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I have been positive since 1987, but under treatment only since 1997. In July 1997, I was hospitalized with PCP, a viral load of 160,000,000 and a CD4 count of 8. Since the beginning of the treatment, my CD4 has risen to normal (even up to 969 at... Read more »

living with HIV is a complex disease

Posted by POZGAL44, 1 Reply
Well this time last year when i got my physical for the year and had my pap smase done the results of it was i had an yeast infected and so this year it`s the same thing again with me another yeast infected so now i`am taking metronidazole 500mg one... Read more »