Table 1

Liver function abnormalities in 35/143 patients with coeliac disease

Pattern of liver function transaminases No abnormal at any time No persistently abnormal Diagnosis
Bilirubin↑, AST↑, AP↑, γ-GT↑22PBC
PBC
AST↑, AP↑, γ-GT↑124PBC
PBC
NSRH
MC
AST↑82FNH
Fatty liver
AP↑, γ-GT↑102Secondary  adenocarcinoma
Secondary   lymphoma
γ-GT↑30
  • AST, aspartate aminotransferase; AP, alkaline phosphatase; γ-GT, γ-glutamyltransferase; PBC, primary biliary cirrhosis; NSRH, non-specific reactive hepatitis; MC, macronodular cirrhosis; FNH, focal nodular hyperplasia.