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At a Glance
Why Get Tested?
To detect liver damage and/or to help diagnose liver disease
When to Get Tested?
When a healthcare practitioner thinks that you have symptoms of a liver disorder, such as abdominal pain, nausea and vomiting, jaundice (yellow skin), or potential exposure to a hepatitis virus; as part of a comprehensive metabolic panel when you have a routine health exam
A blood sample drawn from a vein in your arm
Test Preparation Needed?