You may need to work closely with your obstetrician/gynecologist as well as your hepatologist (liver specialist) regarding the safety and timing of your pregnancy. Your doctor(s) may want to monitor you especially closely if you do become pregnant to make sure that your liver is functioning properly and that you -- and your baby -- are as healthy as possible.
- Q Can nonalcoholic fatty liver disease be fatal?
- Q Why is non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) a public health issue?
- Q Should I talk to my doctor about non-alcoholic fatty liver disease?
- Q Can you develop liver disease if you don't drink alcohol?
- Q What should someone with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease avoid?
- Q Can I drink alcohol if I have nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD)?