Aspartate Aminotransferase (AST) is an enzyme produced by the liver. The AST test is commonly used to determine liver damage. A significant deviation from the normal range may require further evaluation by your physician.
Aspartate Aminotransferase (AST/SGOT)
****Aspartate Aminotransferase (AST/SGOT) is included in the Comprehensive Metabolic Profile (CMP) and in the Liver Function Profile****
No fasting required.
Estimated turnaround for results is 3 business days. If confirmation testing is required, the estimated time may be extended.