Tags

Type your tag names separated by a space and hit enter

Fatty liver--current look at the old disease.
Med Sci Monit 2000 Jan-Feb; 6(1):209-16MS

Abstract

The report is devoted to the presentation of aetiological factors causing fatty liver, including alcohol, obesity, diabetes mellitus, hyperlipoproteinaemias and drugs. The author discusses morphological changes typical for the fatty liver such as large or small fatty droplets in hepatocytes and rarely coexisting hepatitis (so-called steatohepatitis). The work presents symptoms, changes in biochemical analyses of serum as well as methods of the liver visualisation used in the diagnostics of fatty liver. The treatment in based on the elimination of aetiological factors and properly balanced diet with support of pharmacotherapy in selected cases.

Authors+Show Affiliations

Department of Infectious Diseases, Collegium Medicum, Jagiellonian University, ul. Sniadeckich 5, 31-501 Cracow, Poland.

Pub Type(s)

Journal Article
Review

Language

eng

PubMed ID

11208312

Citation

Mach, T. "Fatty Liver--current Look at the Old Disease." Medical Science Monitor : International Medical Journal of Experimental and Clinical Research, vol. 6, no. 1, 2000, pp. 209-16.
Mach T. Fatty liver--current look at the old disease. Med Sci Monit. 2000;6(1):209-16.
Mach, T. (2000). Fatty liver--current look at the old disease. Medical Science Monitor : International Medical Journal of Experimental and Clinical Research, 6(1), pp. 209-16.
Mach T. Fatty Liver--current Look at the Old Disease. Med Sci Monit. 2000;6(1):209-16. PubMed PMID: 11208312.
* Article titles in AMA citation format should be in sentence-case
TY - JOUR T1 - Fatty liver--current look at the old disease. A1 - Mach,T, PY - 2001/2/24/pubmed PY - 2001/10/12/medline PY - 2001/2/24/entrez SP - 209 EP - 16 JF - Medical science monitor : international medical journal of experimental and clinical research JO - Med. Sci. Monit. VL - 6 IS - 1 N2 - The report is devoted to the presentation of aetiological factors causing fatty liver, including alcohol, obesity, diabetes mellitus, hyperlipoproteinaemias and drugs. The author discusses morphological changes typical for the fatty liver such as large or small fatty droplets in hepatocytes and rarely coexisting hepatitis (so-called steatohepatitis). The work presents symptoms, changes in biochemical analyses of serum as well as methods of the liver visualisation used in the diagnostics of fatty liver. The treatment in based on the elimination of aetiological factors and properly balanced diet with support of pharmacotherapy in selected cases. SN - 1234-1010 UR - http://www.unboundmedicine.com/medline/citation/11208312/full_citation L2 - https://www.medscimonit.com/download/index/idArt/508581 DB - PRIME DP - Unbound Medicine ER -