Patients Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and NASH
Posted on 1/25/19 5:01 AM
I have an enlarged fatty liver. Been years. I am having more testing done. I cry every night about 3-4 hours after dinner. I get sharp shooting pains near or in liver. Still waiting for all tests to be done and results. I do know I have IBS, GERD, Barrett's Esophagus, gas, bloating, some bouts of diarrhea. I am tired of the pain. I get scared to eat.
Posted on 1/26/19 1:36 AM
I was told in 2014 that there was a cyst on my liver, and that I had fatty liver disease. They found it when doing a PET scan to see where or if my cancer had spread, I was newly diagnosed at the time. No plan or explanations to go on, with the exception that I needed to lose weight. I have scans periodically, still a cancer patient, they say the cyst is not growing and is no big deal. They never mention the fatty liver.
Posted on 1/26/19 6:19 PM
Hello everyone I was diagnosed with NASH last year after liver biopsy. From what one been told is NASH is the second stage of NAFLD and that most doctors think NASH and NAFLD are the same but they are misinformed. NASH Is fatty liver with inflammation. There is no cure and thru they don’t know why some people NAFLD turns to NASH, and some do not. They say that only about 10% of people who have NAFLD will progress to NASH. It het frustrated they Drs just use ot yo the side and say loose weight and don’t take it seriously.
Posted on 1/27/19 1:25 PM
Diagnosed in Feb 2018. Liver is enlarged. Liver biopsy 2/2018. Showed NASH with stage 4 fibrosis and early cirrhosis. Ultrasound showed 2cm lesion in 12/2018. MRI didn’t see lesion. Has pain. Terrible itching. No energy. Does anyone have thinking issues? Did you know this causes shrinking of brain too? Hoping to hear if anyone has itching.
Posted on 2/1/19 6:24 AM
Im newly diagnosed with fatty liver disease, my doctors nurse called me on the phone with no explanation or treatment not even a prognosis. All i can seem to find on the matter is diet change and exercise but i cant find a what diet im suppose to change to, does anyone know of a diet?
Posted on 2/3/19 7:55 AM
I have been told that I have a fatty liver an it could NASH..my mother had it ..my sister has it an I have many of my family have it .. I am scared to find out if I do have it..What should I do??
Posted on 2/11/19 7:56 PM
@Hidden username that exactly what was done to me they told e to diet and exercise im like what!!! there has got to be some other things to help...and by the way i want to share something with you....heres what i been eating and it will detox the liver like blueberries and if you like beets eat those and garlic also helps to according to what my mom and me researched i just thought i give you a little bit of insites sincerely dawn
Posted on 2/20/19 12:48 AM
My liver is getting bigger and all the doctor can say is try to lose weight, because there isn't ant medicine to help me. I have been trying to lose weight for 2 years and all I can do is gain more. I have been swelling up at times.
Posted on 2/24/19 7:38 PM
I was diagnosed with a fatty liver. Sometimes I get a sharp pain on my right side and it's unbearable at times. I've tried the Mediterranean diet and I haven't lost any weight.
Posted on 2/25/19 5:23 AM
My daughter was diagnosed with fatty liver several years ago. All they said was for her to lose weight also. Diagnosis came after positive hep test and they told me it could be cuz of liver. They did ultrasound and found that's what it was- false positive result for hep d/t fatty liver. She is 16 now. Anyone here have suggestions for her?