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fatty liver
Dec 1, 2007

I had a ultra sound that said I have fat infiltration of the liver. Is this a sign or symptom of having chronic hbv??

Response from Dr. McGovern

No. I would be thinking about reasons for fatty liver itself which can include alcohol use, obesity, high cholesterol or triglycerides, or diabetes. Hepatitis C genotype 3 is also associated with fatty liver.

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