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I'm 36. Suffering from Indigestion, acidity. Often acidic food comes up after few hrs of eating, with freq burping & gas. PPI relieves but re-occurs if stopped. Mild heartbn.SGPT/SGOT/Bilirubin slight high. Mild fatty liver. Pancreas profile OK. Is it CA?

I'm 36. Suffering from Indigestion, acidity. Often acidic food comes up after few hrs of eating, with freq burping & gas. PPI relieves but re-occurs if stopped. Mild heartbn.SGPT/SGOT/Bilirubin slight high. Mild fatty liver. Pancreas profile OK. Is it CA?

Indigestion: Please see your Primary doctor as soon as you can. He/she will go through your issues, examine you, and order labs.
If your doctor is comfortable with the results that came back from testing, relax.
If you are not comfortable please have a family or friend refer you to a different doctor.

Please keep me posted. ...Read more

Dr. Tanya Russo
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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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Can a fatty liver cause fertity issues?

Can a fatty liver cause fertity issues?

Possible: Your liver metabolizes alot of compounds. Including your sex hormones. Possible for fatty liver to change metabolism and alter level of sex hormones. ...Read more

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Can a fatty liver cause liver cancer?

Can a fatty liver cause liver cancer?

It's a start: Fatty liver = steatosis can lead to non-alcoholic steatohepatitis which is a chronic inflammation of the liver, this in return can lead to liver cirrhosis which in itself is really the risk factor for liver cancer. This process takes aproximately 20 yrs. ...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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Can fatty liver cause low platelet?

Can fatty liver cause low platelet?

Seek another cause: Fatty liver is extremely common, and if your platelets are low, the workup needs to continue. Liver disease will only drop the platelets (low thrombpoietin, hypersplenism) when it gets very much more advanced. ...Read more

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Can fatty liver cause sleep problem?

Can fatty liver cause sleep problem?

Fatty liver: The simple answer is yes but there may be other reasons for sleep problems.
You need to bring this to the attention of your Primary doctor and/or Gastroenterologist. ...Read more

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Can lupus cause non-alcoholic fatty liver?

Can lupus cause non-alcoholic fatty liver?

Autoimmune hepatitis: Lupus is associated with autoimmune hepatitis, not NASH (non-alcoholic fatty liver). Nash is commonly see in settings of obesity, excessive alcohol intake, diabetes, high cholesterol. Both entities can occur together when respective risk factors for both exist. ...Read more

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What is the cause of a fatty liver in pregnancy?

What is the cause of a fatty liver in pregnancy?

Enzyme deficiency: The association of cases of acute fatty liver of pregnancy with one of the inherited defects in mitochondrial beta-oxidation of fatty acids (the acronym for which is lchad), suggests that some affected women and their fetuses might have an inherited enzyme deficiency in beta-oxidation that predisposes the mother to this disorder. ...Read more

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What are the causes of a fatty liver of pregnancy?

What are the causes of a fatty liver of pregnancy?

Enzyme deficiency: The association of cases of acute fatty liver of pregnancy with one of the inherited defects in mitochondrial beta-oxidation of fatty acids (the acronym for which is lchad), suggests that some affected women and their fetuses might have an inherited enzyme deficiency in beta-oxidation that predisposes the mother to this disorder. ...Read more

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Can taking zyrtec (cetirizine) daily cause fatty liver?

Can taking zyrtec (cetirizine) daily cause fatty liver?

Cetirizine: Cetirizine, in rare cases, can cause increased liver function tests and fatty liver disease, but the tests normalize when the drug is stopped. ...Read more

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Does fatty liver disease cause pain on right side under ribs?

Does fatty liver disease cause pain on right side under ribs?

No: But a bad gall bladder can cause that type of pain. You should get this evaluated. ...Read more

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Does fatty liver disease cause constant pain and discomfort? Alt=84. Us of liver shows excess fat in liver. Worried.

Does fatty liver disease cause constant pain and discomfort? Alt=84. Us of liver shows excess fat in liver. Worried.

Fatty liver painless: Fatty liver does not cause pain & discomfort classically.
Did they do hepatitis panel & alphafetoprotein?
You must see a liver specialist- gastroenterologist.
In the meantime lose weight. Avoid fructose, sucrose,trans fatty acids & brominated vegetable oils. Choose foods rich in lysine- Google for details or drhoffman.com
Other supplements are omega3 fish oil capsules, Beet root, Vitamin B complex ...Read more

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Can fatty liver cause white patches on tongue? Pls help. I am diagnoised by fatty liver 4 months after delivery.i have white round patches on tongue.

Can fatty liver cause white patches on tongue? Pls help. I am diagnoised by fatty liver 4 months after delivery.i have white round patches on tongue.

Yes: Yes, the tongue can be involved. http://www.ehow.com/how-does_4565213_liver-disease-affect-body.html
See an oral surgeon or ENT doc to make sure that nothing else is going on. ...Read more

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Would elevated bili for over a year be caused by Gilberts? Never was abnormal before just all of a sudden. Could it b from fatty liver or more serious?

Would elevated bili for over a year be caused by Gilberts? Never was abnormal before just all of a sudden. Could it b from fatty liver or more serious?

Maybe, it depends.: There are many causes of elevated bilirubin, including Gilbert's syndrome and fatty liver. An initial work up, including liver function tests, complete blood count, hepatitis screening, and liver ultrasound, will provide a good starting point. Elevated bilirubin with all other tests being normal and no inciting medications is often due to Gilbert's. ...Read more

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Do fatty liver disease cause higher bac levels than normal person? My friend had 3 drinks in 6 hrs and had 0.11 bac. Wasn't aware of his fatty liver.

Most likely: Does fatty liver cause a higher blood alcohol level than normal yes. Is your friend may be an alcoholic. Fatty liver can occur when too much alcohol is consumed on a chronic basis. Over time less of the liver functions. When less of the liver works the breakdown of alcohol slows. See a doctor with your friend, no alcohol consumption for any driver is the new goal it impairs driving. ...Read more

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What can cause a fatty liver in a human?

What can cause a fatty liver in a human?

Depends: Fatty liver is usually diagnosed with an ultrasound showing fat deposits in the liver. Usually liver enzymes are elevated (ALT and AST). Most people with fatty liver are overweight, so weight loss is the curative treatment. Diet and exercise is crucial in achieving substantial weight loss. Avoid supplements that causes weight loss. Also, certain medications and alcohol can result in fatty liver. ...Read more

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What are the main causes of a fatty liver?

What are the main causes of a fatty liver?

Many causes: I would also add that there are a number of medications (such as Methotrexate & glucocorticoids) and toxins (such as phosphorus or mushroom poisoning) that can cause fatty liver changes. Infections can also cause fatty liver, such as hepatitis c & HIV infection. ...Read more

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What are the causes of fatty liver and diagnosis?

What are the causes of fatty liver and diagnosis?

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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What to do if I have fatty liver, what causes this?

What to do if I have fatty liver, what causes this?

Eat good food: To revert your fatty liver, read these 2 short articles: 1.https://www.kaushikmd.com/fatty-liver-on-a-rise-with-diabetes-and-obesity-epidemics/

2. https://www.kaushikmd.com/get-started/ ...Read more

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Can gallbladder problems cause fatty liver?

Fatty Liver: Gallbladder disease does not cause fatty liver. The two may coexist. A low fat diet and weight reduction (if appropriate) may be recommended by your doctor forcfatty liver. If there are gallbladder symptoms such as abdominal pain associated with meals, this may be an indication for surgery. Discuss these issues with your doctor. ...Read more

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Can Pulmicort cause fatty liver?

No: The simply answer is no. Fatty liver generally speaking is from high, refined carb intake and usually goes along with hyperinsulinism or Insulin resistance state. ...Read more

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How can fatty liver cause cirrhosis?

How can fatty liver cause cirrhosis?

Inflammation: Fat in the liver, leads to inflammation of the liver, which with time will lead to scarring of the liver.
Fat in the liver causes the exact same damage as alcohol does to the liver. ...Read more

Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
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Belching (Definition)

Belching (big burps) is a symptom in which a person forces air noisily from his stomach out through his mouth. Belching can be due to too much air or gas in the stomach. Sometimes, people purposely swallow air and belch it back ...Read more


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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