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What Is The Best Thing To Do With My Mild Fatty Liver
Lose weight, see Dr.: A person with mild fatty liver likely has gotten extra fat in most other places in the body, and probably is eating more sugar and plain carbs than he should be. To start, exercise, weight loss, and a low sugar and low carbs diet will help. He should work with his primary care doctor to see if he needs medication or further testing, as there can be other problems, such as high cholesterol. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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
My abdomen ultrasound shows solid hypoechoic nodule in the liver size about 4.2 x 3.7 x 3.3 CM what the best thing to do? High sgpt fatty liver
See answer: Discuss with your dr. To make certain nothing more serious is present, however there are many possibilities including that this may just be focal fatty sparing – a benign occurrence. Mri is the most sensitive examination for further imaging evaluation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I've been diagnosed with fatty liver disease and i was wondering what drinks i can have, i know water is the best but what else can I have?
Non-alcoholic: It's your choice. I'm going to assume this is common non-alcoholic fatty liver and not a mimic such as hepatitis c or a medication allergy. Fruit juices aren't always as wholesome as one would think, especially the sugared ones. Your physician would probably like to see you stay physically fit and trim -- this is the key to management -- so grab your water bottle and hit the track. Save your life. ...Read more
Hi doctors i would like to ask is it possible to get fatty liver for a non alcohol drinker ? Whats the best cure if there is a cure for fatty liver.
Yes, it's possible: Yes it is possible to have a fatty liver (called steatosis) without consuming alcohol. A fatty liver can be caused by being over weight. It can also be caused by certain medications, especially by certain types of chemotherapy. Steatosis is usually reversible, but if it is not treated it can cause to long term liver damage and even liver cancer. ...Read more
Can any doc tell me what's the best diet & exercise for enlarged & fatty liver with fatty pancreas?
Weight Loss: Low- Fat diets would be recommended. Multiple therapies have been investigated for the treatment of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD). Weight loss is the only therapy with sufficient evidence suggesting it is beneficial and safe. A reasonable goal for many patients is to lose 0.5 to 1 kg/week (1 to 2 lb/week). Stay away from sweets too. ...Read more
Hello, my sgpt is 113, sgot 50. No hepa b or c. I have a fatty liver. What is the best medication to normalize my enzyme in 1 month? Thanks
No meds for Liver: There are no medications to heal the liver. Honestly. You must change your life, your diet and your weight. You must avoid anything else that can stress the liver like tylenol and Acetaminophen products, no alcohol. Please use this wake up call to get healthy. You need your liver to grow old. ...Read more
Slightly abnormal: Fatty liver is a sonographic/radiologic finding and is graded mild, moderate, or severe etc.. Each liver has some fatty infitration, but above certain level then it is termed fatty liver--the most common liver disease in us today (obesity epidemic). Borderline means just at higher end of normal-lower end of abnormal (mild fatty liver). Weight likely will help reverse this. Consult doc. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I've been diagnosed with fatty liver, my lft is normal.How can you know the degree of fat accumulation?Mild/moderate/severe?
Biopsy standard: Liver biopsy usually gold standard. Exact percentage of liver involvement with fatty deposition difficult to determine. Isotope xenon 133 gas has been used to calculate percentage. Xenon goes to fat in liver and calculate percentate compared to biopsy results. Mr and ultrasound technologies are developing methods to determine fat content.Usually moderate to severe fat causes elevated enzymes. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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