Fatty Liver


Svensk definition

Gul missfärgning av levern pga fettnedbrytning av leverparenkymceller.

Engelsk definition

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.

Svenska synonymer

Steatos Leversteatos

Engelska synonymer

Liver, Fatty Steatohepatitis Steatohepatitides Steatosis of Liver Visceral Steatosis Steatoses, Visceral Steatosis, Visceral Visceral Steatoses Liver Steatosis Liver Steatoses Steatoses, Liver Steatosis, Liver