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.
Synonyms (terms occurring on more labels are shown first): liver fatty, fatty liver, fatty change in liver, fatty changes in liver
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