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Fatty Liver Disease (cont.)

Medical Treatment

The patient and health care practitioner should work together to formulate a plan that involves lifestyle changes. A balanced diet, increased in physical activity and exercise, and medication if needed to control cholesterol and blood sugar levels, can minimize the risk factors that lead to fat infiltration of liver cells.

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 7/30/2014
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