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Dr. Robert WorthingtonKirsch
35 years experience Phlebology
?typo?: It sounds like a typographical error in the dictation. It probably should read "visualized portions of the liver are normal." this should be clarified ... Read More
Dr. Jeffrey Crespin
28 years experience Gastroenterology
Probably: Probably a typo, but it could have been either visualized portal vein of liver is normal or visualized portions of liver normal.
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arthur Heller
43 years experience Gastroenterology
Descriptive phrase: Visual descriptive finding for the sono.
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Greenberg
32 years experience Radiology
Possibly: Most typically hemangioma appears echogenic (bright) on ultrasound. However, have seen cases where there has been abnormality on ultrasound that look ... Read More
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A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sue Ferranti
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Fatty liver...: A fatty liver on ultrasound is fairly common. Have you had liver function testing (blood test)? The important step to take is to avoid meds that are l ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Nonspecific pain.: Fatty liver seems to be a common finding among ultrasound techs. This does not cause sharp or shooting pain. You describe pain which could be related ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Dang
14 years experience Radiology
See your doctor: Fatty liver changes can be a cause for abnormal liver function tests (alt, ast and others). Fatty liver changes can be due to obesity, medications, to ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hemangshu Podder
35 years experience Transplant Surgery
Need other tests: You need imaging and lab tests to confirm that.....the pain not necessarily from your fatty liver....however, most fatty livers....particularly early ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
59 years experience Internal Medicine
WHY?????: are you considering postponing the follow-up...Ultrasound is NON-INVASIVE and painless! I would follow-up EXACTLY the way your GI is suggesting your G ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Uyeda
45 years experience General Surgery
Non-specific: means just that, not able to be more specific. Ask the doctor who ordered the test to see what is recommended,. Fatty liver needs treatment.

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