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Can lupus cause non-alcoholic fatty liver?

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Dr. Charles Cattano
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
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In brief: 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.

In brief: 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.
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