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Can a vegan diet help with fatty liver and how long for a liver of 16.7 cm to return back to normal size?

Can a vegan diet help with fatty liver and how long for a liver of 16.7 cm to return back to normal size?

Yes and No: It's what a patient eats, and not the label on his type of diet, that matters. Fatty liver worsens with the eating of sugars and simple carbs. Sugars and simple carbs are usually vegan (not of animal origin). Thus, a vegan will want to eat non-animal food items that are low in sugars and low in simple carbohydrates. ...Read more

Dr. Jeffrey Wint
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Liver (Definition)

This organ plays a major role in metabolism and has a number of functions in the body, including glycogen storage, decomposition of red blood cells, plasma protein synthesis, hormone production, and detoxification. It lies below the diaphragm in the abdominal-pelvic region of the abdomen. It produces bile, an alkaline compound which aids in digestion via the emulsification of ...Read more


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What does a fatty liver mean?

What does a fatty liver mean?

Fat in the liver: It means fat is deposited in the liver tissue itself, not around it and then can lead to inflammation, abnormal liver test and if bad enough cirrhosis of the liver. ...Read more

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How do you heal a fatty liver?

How do you heal a fatty liver?

Weight loss: Balanced diet avoiding high glycemic index carbonhydrates and fatty foods will help. ...Read more

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How dangerous is a fatty liver?

How dangerous is a fatty liver?

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How can fatty liver be diagnosed?

How can fatty liver be diagnosed?

Nonalcoholic fatty: The most common presentation is a persistent slightly high elevation of the "liver enzymes" with negative tests for hepatitis a, b or c a d without evidence of other liver disease. The ultrasound texture of the liver will be more hyperechoic, shinny, or "bright", associated to metabolic syndrome: mild overweight or obesity, pre diabetes or diabetes, high fatty food intake. Nash. ...Read more

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Can severe fatty liver be painfull?

Can severe fatty liver be painfull?

Yes: Fatty liver can cause the liver to swell within it's fibrous capsule or coating. The liver has no pain fibers, but the capsule does. ...Read more

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How? Can you decrease a? Fatty liver?

Reduce fatty liver: Weight loss and aerobic exercise will mobilize fat out of the liver. There are no medications that will help you get rid of the fat. ...Read more

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If I have fatty liver can I eat corn?

If I have fatty liver can I eat corn?

Sure: Not a problem. Have an ear of corn instead of a beer -- it tastes better. Then go run a few miles. Fatty liver is a serious disease, but managing it can actually be fun -- it's mostly about healthy lifestyle changes. Cheers. ...Read more

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Is it possible to treat a fatty liver?

Is it possible to treat a fatty liver?

Sure. Here's a start: Distinguish fatty liver (steatosis) from fatty liver with abnormal liver tests (steatohepatitis). Best to start with a weight loss diet based on calorie and fat restriction, avoid alcohol, control diabetes & cholesterol (if present). Your doctor will likely want to monitor your labwork, image the liver, & rule out other diseases that can mimick the pattern of liver tests seen with fatty changes. ...Read more

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How to change a fatty liver to normal?

How to change a fatty liver to normal?

Best way, ...: Weight loss, diet and exercise.... Eating well, decreasing fats in your diet, etc. Etc. ...Read more

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How do I know if I have a fatty liver?

An ultrasound: Sonogram of the liver is fairly accurate for fatty liver. However, it cannot differentiate good from bad fatty liver. See a gastroenterologist if you have any concerns about that. ...Read more

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Can you tell me if I have a fatty liver?

Can you tell me if I have a fatty liver?

No: But a technician with an ultrasound machine can, or a pathologist reading your liver biopsy can do even better. ...Read more

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I have fatty liver. Please help me with it.

I have fatty liver. Please help me with it.

See PCP.: Start with eating healthy foods, do not take medications that are toxic to the liver, no alcohol nor illicit drugs. If the fatty liver is due to poor nutrition, history of hepatitis, infectious or serum, marked weight from whatever cause, take some b vitamins and maintain a healthy lifestyle. If you still worry about it, a trip to your pcp for a complete physical, liver function tests will be well. ...Read more

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What risks are associated with fatty liver?

Fatty liver: Cirrhosis of liver although it is quite uncommon. ...Read more

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What is the cause of fatty liver in general?

What is the cause of fatty liver in general?

Fatty liver: Several, from alcohol, diabetes, with high cholesterol & hypertension &obesity (metabolic syndrome), severe weight loss, diverticulosis, toxins such as phosphorus or mushroom poisoning, drugs such as Methotrexate & glucocorticoids, hepatitis c & HIV infection. ...Read more

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How do I find info on reversing fatty liver?

How do I find info on reversing fatty liver?

Online: Fatty liver is a condition often seen in association with obesity, diabetes and excessive alcohol ingestion. I would recommend efforts be made in reducing the intake of simple sugars, such as sodas and then work toward reduction of total carbohydrates. Longstanding fatty liver can develop into cirrhosis, scarring and loss of normal function of the liver. A natural, wholesome diet is recommended ...Read more

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How long is taken to be recovered from fatty liver?

Not common to reduc: It is not common for NAFLD to be cured. Usually benign, but if gain more weight,
may became steatohepatitis and advanced form (NASH) ...Read more

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Can a lesion on the liver be from a fatty liver?

Can a lesion on the liver be from a fatty liver?

Benign vs malignant?: Benign tumors /neoplasms of the liver are not cancerous; malignant tumors are. See prior answer regarding differential for benign ones. Malignant tumors include: fibrolamellar carcinoma, hepatoblastoma, cholangiocarcinoma, cystadenocarcinoma, angiosarcoma, undifferentiated sarcomas, epitheliod endothelioma. Metastatic liver tumors originate elsewhere (frequently from stomach, breast, lung, colon) ...Read more

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Is grade 2 aldr fatty liver can be cured completely?

Is grade 2 aldr fatty liver can be cured completely?

Probably not: Fatty liver is a disease that generally has treatment goals of non-progression rather than total cure. Even complete liver transplant will not uncommonly have recurrence of fatty liver near the allograft site, which can subsequently lead to further problems. Treatments tend to focus on addressing the underlying cause of the fatty liver. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: fatty liver?

What is the definition or description of: fatty liver?

Fat depostion: Some fat in the liver is normal. But if fat makes up more than 5%-10% of the weight of your liver, you may have alcoholic or nonalcoholic liver disease. In some cases, these diseases can lead to serious complications. ...Read more

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Could you have a fatty liver with normal liver functions?

Yes: Fatty liver can come in many different forms. In its most benign form, the liver enzymes can be normal and it may only be discovered as an incidental finding on ultrasound. When it gets more severe, then it is called NASH - nonalcoholic steatohepatitis. In this case, the liver enzymes are usually abnormal by then. ...Read more

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What amount time is taken to be recovered from fatty liver?

It depends: "Fatty liver" has many forms. If there is just fat (steatosis), this is easily reversible. However, if inflammation (hepatitis) has set in, it may be less reversible. This form of fatty liver, called steatohepatitis, can lead to cirrhosis. In general, weight loss and exercise are the key treatments for fatty liver diease, as well as control of diabetes or hi cholesterol if present. ...Read more

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What are some aggressive tactics for treating a fatty liver?

Fatty liver: Weight loss is one approach. Avoidance of a second insult to the liver is another. So vaccination against hepatitis, avoiding alcohol and other substances toxic to the liver is important. There is some evidence that Vitamin E up to 400 Iu per day can be helpful. ...Read more

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What are the differences between fatty liver and chronic liver?

Likely fibrosis, etc: Fatty liver is an early, reversible change from drinking and/or mid to long duration obesity. If drinking is stopped/lowered, and/or obesity is corrected, this goes away. If these and other forms of insults are imposed on the liver for a long time, the changes are chronic and irreversible, with fibrisis and chronic inflammation, leading to cirrhosis of the liver, and certain death. See dr., etc. ...Read more

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My liver size is 185mm is normal?? or not which graid fatty liver

Liver size: You give only 1 dimension, I assume it is the length of the right lobe. 18.5cm may be mildly enlarged, or normal for you, depending on the anatomic configuration of the rest of the liver. There are many causes of mild liver enlargement, fatty liver is one common one. ...Read more

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Remedy for fatty liver?

Remedy for fatty liver?

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What is fatty liver disease?

What is fatty liver disease?

See below: Fatty liver is essentially the abnormal deposition of fat in the liver. It can lead to inflammation and ultimately cirrhosis. The causes include alcohol, non-alcoholic fatty liver and medications. Non-alcoholic fatty liver is the most common and is related to obesity, high triglycerides, diabetes and genetic predisposition. ...Read more

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Does fatty liver elevate alp?

If you mean: Alkaline phosphatase, yes, fatty liver can elevate it, but it usually elevates alt and ast levels first. Alk phos levels can be elevated with gallstone disease or bone disease, however, so get these conditions checked out by your doctor too. ...Read more

Dr. Sanjiv Kaul
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Fatty Liver (Definition)

A condition where fat makes up more than 5% to 10% of the weight of your liver/ In some cases, this disease can ...Read more