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Alkaline phosphatase: causes of variations

Alkaline phosphatase (ALP, ALKP) belongs to the number of the most prevalent and universal enzymes. The most frequent causes of high level of alkaline phosphatase are disorders of liver and bile ducts, and also bone conditions

Transaminases (ALT, AST) as indicators of liver and myocardium diseases

Elevated transaminases in blood is among the very first laboratory signs of hepatitis. This symptom manifests itself long before bilirubin elevation and jaundice