Diffuse hepatic steatosis

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Ultrasound

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Case Discussion

Diffuse hepatic steatosis on ultrasound demonstrating echogenic attenuating parenchyma with the portal vein walls being isoechoic to liver parenchyma.

Compare this appearance with that of a normal liver.

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Case information

rID: 8149
Case created: 15th Jan 2010
Last edited: 27th Nov 2015
Tag: liver
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