Approximately 5-15% of the non-obese population in India may present with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) —lean NAFLD.Known etiological factors for lean NAFLD are genetic susceptibility and insulin resistance. Meanwhile, additional causes and pathophysiological associations are being investigated.There exists a lack of prospective studies that reveal the natural history of lean NAFLD.Complications of lean NAFLD include liver cirrhosis. Lifestyle modification is beneficial for thes...
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