Can SGOT/SGPT level demonstrate the extent of liver damage?

Can SGOT/SGPT level demonstrate the extent of liver damage?

Dr. K K Aggarwal, President Heart Care Foundation of India and Group Editor in Chief MEDtalks, will discuss the SGOT/SGPT level in the extent of liver damage in this video. In SGOT or SGPT elevation, it is classified as mild to moderate elevation or a marked elevation or a massive elevation. He will also discuss the values regarding the same. In case of massive elevation, it is mostly due to drug-induced or ischemia induced. In marked elevation, it is mostly viral hepatitis or drug induced hepatitis.

Dr. KK Aggarwal

Recipient of Padma Shri, Vishwa Hindi Samman, National Science Communication Award and Dr B C Roy National Award, Dr Aggarwal is a physician, cardiologist, spiritual writer and motivational speaker. He was the Past President of the Indian Medical Association and President of Heart Care Foundation of India. He was also the Editor in Chief of the IJCP Group, Medtalks and eMediNexus

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