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Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease occurs due to the accumulation of abnormal amounts of fat within the liver. Fatty liver most likely caused by obesity and diabetes. Symptoms of fatty liver disease are primarily the complications of cirrhosis of the liver; and may include mental changes, liver cancer, the accumulation of fluid in the body (ascites, edema), and gastrointestinal bleeding. Treatment for fatty liver includes diet, exercise, weight loss, and bariatric surgery.

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Terms related to Fatty Liver:

  • NAFLD
  • NASH
  • Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis
  • Nonalcoholic Steatonecrosis
  • Steatosis