Living with Fatty Liver and NASH
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Autoimmune

Did an autoimmune disease cause your fatty liver? If so which one?

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Fatty liver was found on a general medical, drs assumed that the cause was gallstones, how ever no change once gallbladder removed. A year later diagnosed with an underactive thyroid. Paid for further tests this year and it's hashis. Having read a lot yes I think the cause is hashis.

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Are you referring to Hashimoto's thyroiditis?

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Yes to hashi

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Yes, I do believe my fatty liver is due to hypothyroidism and Hashimotto. Found last year through ultrasound before having my gallbladder removed because of chronic inflammation, pain, nausea and vomiting.

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Hemochromatosis

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This is a chicken and egg scenario. I don't think the scientific community can answer that one yet.

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No but have tested positive which Doctors feel Cirrohos is causing postive blood work.

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Accordig to my doctor it was caused by being overweight. I should weigh 140 and I weigh 205. My husbands was caused by weight and medications.

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