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Can fatty liver disease affect home pregnancy tests results?

Fatty liver. Fatty liver does not affect he pregnancy test results. Fatty liver is. Radiologic diagnosis seen on ct scan or sonogram. It does not affect lab values on less it progresses to cirrhosis but that is rare and takes a long time . Read more...

What is fatty liver disease? How can someone get that disease?

Weight loss. 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 (as can be harmful). Overall this is a benign condition. Read more...

How does someone get non-alcoholic fatty liver disease?

NAFLD. Fatty liver is found in patients who suffer from obesity, diabetes, and other disease processes associated with metabolic syndrome. Some drugs can cause fatty liver. Read more...
Multiple. There are many factors obesity can play big role family history some inherited problem genetic problem history of hepatitis should consult gastroenterology. Read more...

Could you tell me how much drinking does it take to get fatty liver disease?

Depends . On how much damage your liver got from other conditions, such as hepatitis, elevated lipids, or other toxins besides alcohol. Surprisingly little in some people. And some people manage to get fatty liver even without drinking alcohol. Read more...

If u had non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, with constant hyperammonia, would u get started on your bucket list? I am 55 and female with 10 other illn

encephalopathy? Do you have cirrhosis? Why are your doctors checking ammonia? Do you have periods of confusion? Cirrhosis from nafld/Nash can lead to improper handling of ammonia leading to confusion and altered level of consciousness. This is treatable. You should consider a consult with a hepatologist or gastroenterologist . Read more...
encephalopathy? Do you have cirrhosis? Why are your doctors checking ammonia? Do you have periods of confusion? Cirrhosis from nafld/Nash can lead to improper handling of ammonia leading to confusion and altered level of consciousness. This is treatable. You should consider a consult with a hepatologist or gastroenterologist . Read more...

Please tell me, could I get cured from hep c & fatty liver disease combined?

Probably not. There are new medications on the horizon for hepatitis c. If in addition you have common non-alcoholic fatty liver (and this isn't just the fat that tends to accumulate in hepatitis c), how about getting back into physical fitness like when you were a teen? You have nothing to lose and much to gain. Read more...

Would it be okay to take glutathione when you have fatty liver disease?

See below. There are reports indicating that antioxidant glutathione may help with chronic fatty liver. Talk to your doctor to be sure. It may be more important to treat the underlying causes such as alcohol, obesity, high fat diet, hyperlipidemia, diabetes, hypertension, toxic medications, etc. Read more...

Is centrum men 1 a day hard on the liver when you have fatty liver disease?

Could do better. Centrum would not be my first choice of a multivitamin because of the FD&C color, which is aluminum. Why take a vitamin with toxic metals purposely added? Read more...
No data, no evidence. of value despite all the marketing. Primary driver of steatosis (fatty liver) is carbohydrates (all sugars, simple & complex), especially simple ones, which the liver converts to fat for storage after ingestion. Yet if cannot export fast enough ends up stored within the liver. Per the GREASE clinical trial, this is the most frequent basis for abnormal liver function blood test values, in the US. Read more...