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blood tests came back flatuence on liver?

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my mother had blood test done came back flatuence on liver what is that
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replied March 16th, 2017

Fatty liver, is a condition where fat is deposited (steatosis) in the liver cells.

The most common causes of fatty liver is Alcohol abuse. Other causes include - obesity, hepatitis, metabolic diseases like diabetes, and some medications.

The condition is benign and reversible by following a lifestyle and dietary changes and specific treatment of the underlying cause - Eg stopping alcohol, proper control of diabetes, physical exercise and gradual weight reduction, etc.

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