A 31-year-old female asked:
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what can cause liver to be enlarged. bp is 110/74 other then being overweight my health is good blood work is normal rarely drink alcohol ?

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Dr. Charles Saha
27 years experience Gastroenterology
Hepatomegaly: There are a number of causes of enlargement of the liver. In your case, it may be due to being overweight-a condition called fatty liver. The best way to determine that is a non-invasive test: an abdominal ultrasound.
Answered on Aug 10, 2015

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