According to specialists, an increased need for sleep and rest than usual, as well as pain in the upper right abdomen, may indicate nonalcoholic fatty liver disease.
The main risk factors that indicate its development are: being overweight, insulin resistance, high blood sugar and fat levels.
There are two main types of this disease (alcoholic fatty liver disease and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease). that the majority of people do not feel any symptoms of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease; So it is very dangerous; Because the risk of death increases in its advanced stages.
Doctors point out that the diagnosis of this disease can be after conducting functional tests of the liver. In addition, these tests rule out other diseases such as hepatitis.
But this method of diagnosing the disease is not always effective; Therefore, patients are advised to examine the abdominal cavity with ultrasound; According to the doctors.