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Descriptor English:   Fatty Liver 
Descriptor Spanish:   Hígado Graso 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Fígado Gorduroso 
Synonyms English:   Liver Steatoses
Liver Steatosis
Liver, Fatty
Steatoses, Liver
Steatoses, Visceral
Steatosis of Liver
Steatosis, Liver
Steatosis, Visceral
Visceral Steatoses
Visceral Steatosis  
Tree Number:   C06.552.241
Definition English:   Lipid infiltration of the hepatic parenchymal cells resulting in a yellow-colored liver. The abnormal lipid accumulation is usually in the form of TRIGLYCERIDES, either as a single large droplet or multiple small droplets. Fatty liver is caused by an imbalance in the metabolism of FATTY ACIDS. 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   5337 
Unique Identifier:   D005234 

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