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will a fatty liver prevent me from getting life insurance

A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Rahimi
8 years experience Hepatology
Weight loss: Fatty liver is usually diagnosed with an ultrasound showing fat deposits in the liver. Usually liver enzymes are elevated (ALT and AST). Most people w ... Read More

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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Hard to tell: For somebody losing weight, trying to get to a normal weight and get rid of fatty liver, she will know it when she gets there. Different people get fa ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Get checked by MD: You need to get a check up from your Primary Care Physician to find out the cause of your symptoms of being tired so easily. You will need a thorough ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Gall bladder: Occasionally there is sludge in the gall bladder which causes symptoms and isn't noticeable on ultrasound,etc. Other possibilities include pathology o ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
44 years experience Internal Medicine
Fatty liver: If have a weight issue, get on a weight loss program.
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Dr. Michael Ekizian
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Rare: Acute fatty liver of pregnancy is rare. It has an estimated incidence of 1 in 7000 to 1 in 20, 000 deliveries. It is more common in patients with mult ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Yes: A fatty liver does not affect the changes for pregnancy.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Hereditary: The New England Journal just published a big article on the genetic basis of non-alcoholic fatty liver. I'm going to assume you're not a drinker. Whil ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Fatty liver.: I’m not aware of a direct correlation between fatty liver and sepsis. Having a fatty liver is not known to suppress the function of the immune system, ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nikunj Shah
48 years experience Hepatology
Not if you know the: need to know cause. most often it is Diabete, high cholesterol &/or obesity

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