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Accumulation of liver fat – All you need to know

About

Fatty liver is a condition characterized by too much fat stored in the liver cells. It is a serious kind of disease which is marked by inflammation of the liver and may progress to scarring and irreversible damage.

Approximately 32% of the Indian Population is affected by the condition.[4]

- Treatment can help but does not cure the condition
- Requires medical diagnosis
- Diagnostic tests always required
- Chronic condition: can last for years

This is a common chronic disease which is affected to a large percentage of people in the world. This condition is usually linked to the following:

- Being overweight or obesity
- Insulin resistance
- High blood pressure
- Diabetes
- High levels of fats, especially triglycerides in the blood
- Increased intake of alcohol

Ages affected:
Fatty liver occurs in every age group but especially to people between 40-50 years in age, who are at a higher risk of heart diseases.

Symptoms

The symptoms of fatty liver include:
- Enlarged liver
- Fatigue
- Poor appetite
- Abdominal pain
- Physical weakness

Treatment

Self-care:
These home remedies can help alleviate fatty liver:
- Maintaining a healthy diet
- Working towards maintaining a healthy weight
- Regular exercising
- Control diabetes
- Lower cholesterol levels
- Stop intake of alcohol

Medication:
The usual treatment followed by doctors to cure fatty liver includes Vitamin E capsules along with diet therapy and lifestyle changes are recommended.

Specialists:

Referring to a certified doctor for treating fatty liver is extremely essential to prevent the severity of the condition. We at mfine provide the best treatment to our clients where a team of specialist doctors works together to help cure health diseases. Get in touch with us to receive the best treatments from our specialists.

Gastroenterologist

Dr. Nagarjuna Yarlagadda

Dr. Nagarjuna Yarlagadda

MD- General Medicine, DM (Gastro) (PGI)

34+ years exp

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Sunshine Hospitals

Hyderabad

Gastroenterologist

Dr. Venugopal Pareek

Dr. Venugopal Pareek

MS, DNB, FBMS, FIAGES, FAIS, FMAS

20+ years exp

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Sunshine Hospitals, Secunderabad

Hyderabad

Gastroenterologist

Dr. Datta Ram

Dr. Datta Ram

MS, MRCS (Edin), DNB (Surgical Gastroenterology)

15+ years exp

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Sunshine Hospitals

Hyderabad

Gastroenterologist

Dr. Maruthesh Gowda

Dr. Maruthesh Gowda

MRCS(London), FRCS(London)

15+ years exp

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Koshys Hospital

Bangalore

Gastroenterologist

Dr. Prithvi Priyadarshini

Dr. Prithvi Priyadarshini

MD (Internal Medicine), DNB, DM (Gastroenterology)

14+ years exp

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Axon Specialty Hospital

Bangalore

Gastroenterologist

Dr. Swathi G

Dr. Swathi G

MD (General Medicine), DM (Gastroenterology)

7+ years exp

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Sunshine Hospitals, Secunderabad

Hyderabad

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