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Fatty Liver

Dr. Gurwant Singh Lamba 87% (14 ratings)
DM, MD, MBBS
Gastroenterologist, Delhi  •  32 years experience
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Fatty liver, or hepatic steatosis, is a term that describes the buildup of fat in the liver. The most common cause of fatty liver is alcohol use disorder and heavy drinking. Higher body weight, a high processed sugar diet, high triglycerides, diabetes, low physical activity, and genetics all play a role.

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