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How to help enlarged fatty liver

A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Crespin
Gastroenterology 28 years experience
Yes: The best treatment for fatty liver is to lose weight. As your weight declines, fat should also leave the liver and the liver should return to normal s... Read More

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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 44 years experience
Several causes: I'm going to trust that alcohol isn't a factor, that you've been checked for hepatitis c, and that there's nothing to suggest one of the uncommon inbo... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Douglas Yajko
General Surgery 52 years experience
Prob 2 yrs : Somewhat depends on how long you were overweight the fatty deposits set up an inflammatory response in the liver.Keeping the weight off should help al... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
Internal Medicine 55 years experience
Good prognosis: with diet alone but skmetimes people need pioglitazone
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Keegan Duchicela
Family Medicine 14 years experience
Not necessarily.: Usually there is some level of inflammation with NASH - usually seen with elevated enzymes. Fat infiltration of liver is on a spectrum. You have fat... Read More
A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Liver size: Your 16.7 is OK. The reported range is 9.4-21.3 Please go online to learn more about the size of the liver in men.
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nicholas Karyotakis
Gastroenterology 30 years experience
Depends on the cause: Many different causes of fatty liver and different stages of the condition. Assuming that you have nafld:non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, regulating... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam King
Internal Medicine and Pediatrics 15 years experience
Probably: Fatty liver in young people is typically related to eating to many simple sugars, too much fat and too much alcohol. Not surprisingly, this also tend... Read More
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Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Fatty liver: I hope you are seeing a gastroenterologist regularly. This is very important. You must also see a dietitian and a trainer as often as possible. One ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
Diagnostic Radiology 33 years experience
The cause of: the fatty liver needs to be determined. There are many potential etiologies, not just a large body habitus. Certain medications can cause it. Talk ... Read More

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