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Elevated Liver Enzymes And Hiv

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Elevated liver enzymes pre-HIV and pre-meds

Hi Dr HolodniyI had ALT;17 and AST:48 last year when I was HIV negative. Three months after seroconversion, both numbers are in the 80s. I have been tested negative for HBV and HCV in the most recent blood work. I am not on any medication (HAART or...
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
...One can certainly see elevated liver enzymes as a result of acute HIV infection. Three months after HIV infection is a bit long to see elevated enzymes, although it is possible. Read more »

HIV positive, elevated liver enzymes

I'm HIV positive since January 2008, currently not on treatment. Today during my routine blood work... Read more »

12 months hiv neg but liver enzymes high

hi doc.McGovern thanks for your time by the way... On april of lsat year i gor assaulted and... Read more »
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The Well Project

Caring for Your Liver if You Have HIV/AIDS

...medications, over-the-counter drugs such as Tylenol (acetaminophen), repeated use of antibiotics, or exposure to chemicals AIDS related opportunistic infections (OIs) such as MAC (mycobacterium avium complex), TB (tuberculosis), CMV... Read more »
The Well Project

Understanding HIV-Related Lab Tests I: Complete Blood Count and Blood Chemistry

... Liver function These tests help measure how well your liver is working. Some of the testsmeasure liver enzymes such as alanine transaminase (ALT or SGPT), aspartatetransaminase (AST or SGOT), and alkaline phosphatase (ALP).... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Chemistry Panel

...have different "reference ranges" or normal values for the results of each test. Most lab reports show the normal range and highlight any test results outside the normal range. For more information on normal laboratory test results, see Fact... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Syphilis Can Attack the Liver in HIV-Positive Men

...revealed that he had swollen lymph nodes in his neck. Laboratory analysis of his blood samples showed that levels of liver enzymes in the blood were many, many times above the normal range seen at the lab, as follows: AP (alkaline... Read more »
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Scared might be infected with HIV.

Posted by midwesternguy63, 3 Replies
...something else. I fit all the main causes of a fatty liver - drink(or did) hard liquor heavily, blood sugar is running dangerously high, fairly significant weight problem, don't eat that healthy - was researching it, on some different... 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 Read more »

AIDS2HIV - please pray

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...days, but symptoms only developed around 6 weeks. Have had elevated liver enzymes as well as symptoms and they can be a sign of HIV as a mono test came back neg. Please pray for my situation - confessed to wife and she has shown amazing... Read more »

positive today..in a cloud

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
i just tested positve today guys after the nightmares i have had about it....;( i didnt have any symptoms at all just a thought in my head that wouldnt go away.....when you tested + what symptoms if any did you have? Read more »