Women are at an increased risk of acquiring liver diseases as compared to their male counterparts. However, they are also less likely to have malignant tumors, cancers, or chronic liver diseases. In this video, Dr. Nivedita Pandey talks about liver health in women in terms of their incidence, the types of conditions affecting them, and the effect of alcohol in causing liver diseases.
Dr Nivedita Pandey is a passionate Gastroenterologist, Obesity Specialist and Hepatologist who believes in giving people the care they need without having to go for surgical options. She is also the only female gastroenterologist in South Delhi which makes it possible for women to seek medical help who are embarrassed to go to a male doctor.