Treatment fatty hepatosis (liver steatosis) in Marianske Lazne
Fatty hepatosis (fatty degeneration of the liver, steatosis, obesity of the liver) - the name of the group of liver diseases for which a characteristic manifestation is the accumulation of fat in the liver, which impedes its normal functioning. The peculiarity and complexity of fatty hepatosis is the almost complete absence of symptoms with serious morphological changes. Patients complain of some discomfort in the peritoneum, weak aching pains in the right hypochondrium, asthenia develops, the liver grows in size, pain during palpation appears. In some cases, the disease is accompanied by nausea, vomiting, diarrhea/constipation, mild yellowness of the skin. With a long course, there are cases of hemorrhages, hypotension, fainting. Patients with fatty hepatosis are prescribed a diet, as the main, and sometimes the only, key to recovery. Drug therapy includes lipotropic drugs, hepatoprotectors, statins. Patients need to get rid of excess weight and moderate physical activity.