Advertisement

The Body: The Complete HIV/AIDS Resource
Follow Us Follow Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Download Our App
Professionals >> Visit The Body PROThe Body en Espanol

Fatty Liver And Hepatitis

Here's a taste of what TheBody.com has to offer on this topic:
Ask the Experts

hepatitis B and Fatty liver

I'm a 38-year-old man. In 2006, I was diagnosed with Hepabitis B and Fatty liver.My test results were as follows: 01/2006-------HBsAg: PositiveAST (SGOT): 39reference [<40 U/L]ALT (SGPT): 68reference [<60 U/L]AFP: 2.45reference [<10 ng/mL]HBeAg:...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...I personally think you should consider a liver biopsy. Hepatitis B is NOT associated with fatty liver although hepatitis C is. If you have evidence of high triglycerides, mild high blood pressure, high insulin levels or high cholesterol, Read more »

Link between Hepatitis B infection and fatty liver

Hello Dr McGovern,I have a question regarding the relationship between chronic Hep B infection and... Read more »

Hepatitis B a cause of Fatty Liver?

I was diagnosed with Hepatitis B since 1993 and recently diagnosed with fatty liver. Can we say... Read more »
Articles
The Body PRO

Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease Is Common in HAART-Experienced Patients; Several HIV- and Antiretroviral-Related Factors May Play Role

...over Italy to have a metabolic risk profile [taken]. The study I'm presenting here is entitled, "Evolution of Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease [NAFLD] in HIV-Infected Patients: Incidence, Characteristics, and Predictors." 1 Giovanni... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Mitochondrial Toxicity

...in different parts of the body. We know that MT can cause muscle weakness in people taking AZT. It is probably the cause of "fatty liver" (hepatic steatosis) and high levels of lactic acid that can be caused by all of the nukes. Unfortunately,... Read more »
The Well Project

Caring for Your Liver if You Have HIV/AIDS

...often than men. These include: Gallstones Biliary cirrhosis (bile duct damage) Autoimmune liver diseases Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease Hepatic adenomas (liver tumors) Women tend to develop alcohol-related liver disease, particularly... Read more »
The Well Project

Lactic Acidosis and HIV/AIDS

...mitochondria. Liver isn't working properly: NRTIs can cause the liver to become fatty, acondition called hepatic steatosis. A fatty liver doesn't work well and can'tbreak down lactate efficiently. It is a rare side effect of the NRTIs,... Read more »
Connect With Others

The treatment information of Liver diseases

Posted by wang
... I am the administrator of the forum which provides discussion to patients with liver diseases (hepatitis c, fatty liver, liver cancer, liver cirrhosis, and NASH liver). You can get much useful information about liver health and let others share Read more »

insertive oral sex and vih and hepatitis b

Posted by nightsunami
...can i infectet by hepatitis B for insertive oral sex?? i have a negative VIH test from 1 year... Read more »

hepatitis b and insertive oral sex

Posted by nightsunami
...can i infected by hepatitis B from insertive oral sex??im negative test 5 monts and 2 weeks of HIV after my last encountrer- thanks Read more »

NEED URGENT ADVICE

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
HI,I HOPE SOMEONE COULD BE KIND ENOUGH TO HELP ME WITH SOME ADVICE.IVE TESTED NOW OUT TO ONE YEAR,AFTER A SEXUAL EXPOSURE.EXPOSURE WAS 14/7/01.LAST TEST 19/7/02.STILL ANTIBODY NEG.ALSO DNA,AND BDNA NEG.BUT HERE IS THE PROBLEM. IVE GOT LOSS OF FAT ON... Read more »