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S.G.P.T (ALT)

Alanine aminotransferase (ALT) is an enzyme found in the liver that helps your body metabolise protein.

Like AST, ALT is normally present in blood at low levels. If the liver is injured or damaged, ALT is released from the liver resulting in increased levels of ALT in the bloodstream.)