liver function tests

Estimation of alkaline phosphatase in serum – liver function tests


Estimation of alkaline phosphatase in serum Introduction Phosphatase are enzymes which catalyze the splitting of phosphoric acid from certain mono phosphoric esters such as (glycerophosphates and phenyl phosphates) Alkaline phosphatase with a maximum activity at about PH 10 ↚ Principle Alkaline phosphatase in serum acts on the substrate disodium phenyl …

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Estimation of Albumin in serum – liver function tests


Estimation of Albumin in serum Introduction ·       Albumin accounts 60% of human plasma protein ·       It binds to water-insoluble substances (as bilirubin, fatty acids , or hormones) ·       Regulate the osmotic pressure of blood ·       Albumin is synthesized by liver using dietary proteins Principle ·       Under acidic conditions …

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Estimation of transaminase in serum as ALT , AST – liver function tests


Liver Function Tests (LFT): are group of clinical biochemistry laboratory blood assays designed to give information about the state of patients’liver. Liver Function Tests as : ALT or GPT [Alanine Aminotransferase] or [Glutamic Pyruvic transaminase] AST or GOT [Aspartate Aminotransferase] or [Glutamic Oxaloacetic transaminase] Albumin Bilirubin Alkaline phosphatase Total protein …

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