A 35-year-old female asked:
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can liver size vary from yr to yr? last yr mine was 13cm this yr it was 14.6cm? is this bad?

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Dr. Matt Wachsman
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Certain variability: in the test based on WHERE they are measuring and ultrasound pictures are grainy and somewhat imprecise. OTHER features such as if there is STUFF IN THE LIVER (most commonly fat) would be more important in whether something bad is going on. Cancer, blood distention...bad. Fat (occurring in over 10%) not bad, but indicative of obesity in which case http://www.amazon.com/dp/0692496157/ diet
Answered on Oct 22, 2015

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