A Patient With a Persistent Mildly Elevated ALT
DOI: 10.3238/zfa.2013.0400-0404PDF german translation / full article
Summary: A young man presents with non specific neurological symptoms and a mildly elevated Alanine-Aminotransferase (ALT). Multiple Sclerosis is diagnosed and eventually a cause for the elevated liver enzymes is found. This article about the occurence of two conditions offers the opportunity to assess own concepts and to update clinical knowledge. It is mainly directed at colleagues before their board exams in family medicine.