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... when I read it in terms of the "density". I figured if it was a big deal that my doctor would have told me so I wasn't necessarily worried, I just like to know what these things mean. We still have no idea what is going on. Honestly, I am done with doctors. ... (106 replies)
... I've had severe stomach issues for years, and I'm now wondering if my liver has something to do with that. I also have edema and take diuretics, but I always thought my hormonal issues were responsible for that. ... (11 replies)
... Albumin, Alkiline Phosphatase, Bilirubin total, Cholesterol, Globulin, LDH, Protien total, GGT (Gamma Glutamyl Transferase) and probably some liver enzyme tests such as B.U.N. (Blood, Urea, Nitrogen), Uric acid and Creatinine. These were all tested and were all normal (except for my cholesterol, which has always been high). Did I mention that I was diagnosed with Type 2... (11 replies)

... These tests give the doctor a snap shot of how the liver is functioning. Because one is high doesn't necessarily mean any permanent damage. They have to look at the whole picture. Is one high and all the rest normal? ... (11 replies)
... I have been recently diagnosed with the hepatitis c virus. I went for an ultrasound of the liver and was told that I have 2 tumors. Now they want to do a CT scan. ... (1 replies)
... Heterogenous means more then one kind. Its usually seen when there is fat cells mixed in with normal liver cells. Coarsened means not smooth, this COULD be indicative of cirrhosis, but I believe that ultrasounds vary so much from operator, to radiologist, to the actual machine. I had a normal ultrasound on a portable unit done at my doctors office, then a few months latter at... (106 replies)
... What would "slight heterogeneity in density" of my liver mean on a CT scan? ... (106 replies)
... I do not drink, smoke, etc. ... (0 replies)
... I'm new here and wonder if anyone can give me any insight as to what my ultrasound results mean? ... (0 replies)
... It's what they call a 'slow burn' in that it's low impact, but burns the fat slowly. ... (8 replies)
... times over normal. My susiqeunt tests have improved slightley acording to my gastro doc but im still very worried as the ultrasound guy said it could turn to liver desease! ... (4 replies)
... I have been drinking heavily for about 7 yrs. I got an ultrasound back the showed diffuse fatty infiltration (which I expected), but also showed focal sparing at the gallbladder and periportal areas and focal nodular parenchymal changes in my right lobe. Flow through the portal vein was normal. What does this mean (8 replies)
... I hope I answered your questions and I am concerned why do you ask? ... (18 replies)
... I do take 3 times a day Vitamin E, Evening primrose oil and Liver Cleanse. .. ... (18 replies)
... because these will only do more harm in the long run. ... (18 replies)
... Have had it for years. My doctor said at first he would just keep a watch on it. It remained the same for years. He finally said you have a fatty liver, so do a lot of people, yours isn't changing, don't worry about it. Seems some people have it just like some people have a fat stomach. ... (18 replies)
... I am about 20 pounds overwieght and i do not drink so i guess all i have to do is try to lose weight. Is there anything that can be taken to help the liver recover? ... (18 replies)
... If your overweight lose the weight.As long as the report didnt say cirrhosis ,so if it didnt dont worry.Do you drink?If treated early fatty liver can be reversed. (18 replies)
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May 2, 2014
... Ask your doctor what his concerns are initially and become a proactive part in any testing that's done. ... (9 replies)
... and no tumors found on my liver via ultrasound and MRI. ... (0 replies)




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