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Fatty Liver (Steatosis)

Fatty Liver (Steatosis) Fatty liver is an abnormal accumulation of certain fats (triglycerides) inside liver cells. People with fatty liver may feel tired or have mild abdominal discomfort but otherwise have no symptoms. A liver biopsy may be needed to confirm the diagnosis and to determine the cause and extent …

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FATTY LIVER DISEASE

FATTY LIVER DISEASE Ariel E. Feldstein, M.D 1,2Marsha H. Kay, M.D, FACG 1 From the Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition1and Department of Cell Biology2, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH What is Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD) / Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH)? NAFLD refers to a group of conditions where there …

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Fatty Liver Diet

Fatty Liver Diet fatty liver diet does not sound appealing but it can help prevent illness. In some cases, it can be life saving. What Is Fatty Liver?According to the American Liver Foundation, fatty liver occurs when 10 percent or more of the organ’s weight is fat. While fat in the …

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