TITLE

change, fatty

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p386
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "change, fatty" is presented. Fatty change refers to any abnormal accumulation of fat within parenchymal cells, which may occur in the heart or other organs. When seen in the liver, it often is a result of excessive and prolonged alcohol intake or obesity.
ACCESSION #
21222669

 

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