Diabetes and Chronic Liver Disease

The liver is one of the major targets for insulin and its counterregulatory hormones, such as glucagon. Overall, glucose intolerance has been seen in up to 80% of patients with CLD, and frank diabetes is present in 30–60%. Chronic liver disease (CLD) is often associated with glucose intolerance and diabetes because of the presence of insulin resistance and β-cell dysfunction. In this video, lets us have a closer look at the relationship between diabetes and chronic liver disease.

Subscribe To Our Newsletter

Filter out the noise and nurture your inbox with health and wellness advice that's inclusive and rooted in medical expertise.

Subscribe Now   

Medtalks is India's fastest growing Healthcare Learning and Patient Education Platform designed and developed to help doctors and other medical professionals to cater educational and training needs and to discover, discuss and learn the latest and best practices across 100+ medical specialties. Also find India Healthcare Latest Health News & Updates on the India Healthcare at Medtalks