fatty liver

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Noun1.fatty liver - yellow discoloration as a result of the accumulation of certain fats (triglycerides) in the liver; can be caused by alcoholic cirrhosis or pregnancy or exposure to certain toxins
liver disease - a disease affecting the liver
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63.38%, 86.36% and 53.85% of the patients with grade I, II and III fatty liver disease along with metabolic syndrome had impaired fasting glucose level (Table V).
Insulin resistance is the cord that runs through various modern chronic illnesses, of which obesity, dyslipidemia, hypertension, type 2 diabetes, nonalcoholic fatty liver diseases, and cardiovascular disease are included [1].
The article titled "Advanced Hepatic Fibrosis in Fatty Liver Disease Linked to Hyperplastic Colonic Polyp" [1] uses the same cohort and study population as Mahamid et al., "Association between Fatty Liver Disease and Hyperplastic Colonic Polyp," The Israel Medicine Association Journal, Volume 19, Number 2, February 2017 [2].
Our results suggest that resveratrol act as a bioregulator for some biochemical parameters in fructose induced non-alcoholic fatty liver.
Objective: To compare serum lipid profile in different ultrasonographic grades of non alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD).
According to Reuters on Friday, a type of fatty liver disease that is not related to excess drinking has exhibited greater brain shrinkage than what normally happens with age.
It was found that moderate and vigorous exercise equally were effective in reducing intrahepatic triglyceride content among patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease.
"I was quite shocked when neither the radiologist nor the doctor explained me what this fatty liver was except that consider it near normal" said Mrs.
adults suffer from non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), in which fat builds up in the liver despite little or no alcohol intake.
The non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is most frequent chronic liver disease growing rapidly parallel to that of obesity during recent decades worldwide.
Fatty liver is commonly associated with benign gastrointestinal and pancreaticobiliary diseases, including acute pancreatitis [14].