Below are links to articles about liver disease that answer questions that perhaps you’ve been struggling to find answers for with extensive online searches–which either turned up nothing or vague, overly-broad information.

So I asked a medical doctor to give me the straight answers and wrote the following articles.

Body Odor

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Can bad body odor be the only symptom of liver disease?

Percentage of LD patients who have bad body odor

Can non-alcoholic fatty liver disease cause bad body odor?


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How high must the ALT and AST be to signal liver disease?

Different ALT and AST values for different kinds of liver conditions


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Brown urine: causes

Lorra Garrick has been covering medical, fitness and cybersecurity topics for many years, having written thousands of articles for print magazines and websites, including as a ghostwriter. She’s also a former ACE-certified personal trainer.