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Some 20% of those with NAFLD also showed signs of liver fibrosis.
However, people with liver cirrhosis remain at risk and should continue screening even after being cured.
Abdominal obesity worsened the impact of air pollution on MAFLD development.
With every centimeter increase in waist circumference, the risk of severe fibrosis rose by 5%.
However, no association was found between drinking coffee and liver fat accumulation.
People under 50 who were cured of hepatitis C were at comparable risk to the general population.
A companion study will look at liver biopsy results to confirm these findings from noninvasive tests.
Readily available clinical parameters can identify those at greatest risk for hepatocellular carcinoma.
While women have a lower risk for NAFLD, once present, the disease advanced more rapidly.
About a quarter of people taking a higher dose of Ocaliva saw an improvement in liver fibrosis.
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