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The radiographic signs of fatty liver.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  441317     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Ninteen cases of radiographically visible fatty liver are presented. The four radiographic signs are muscle-fat interface, fat-water interface, a visible hollow viscus wall, and blurring of the medial margin of the right properitoneal fat stripe. The last sign, the authors believe, is the earliest radiographic change in developing fatty liver. In one case, isolated glycogen synthetase deficiency was the cause of fatty liver; this finding, to the authors' knowledge, has not previously been described. The value of the chest radiograph in diagnosing fatty liver is stressed.
D K Yousefzadeh; A R Lupetin; J H Jackson
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Radiology     Volume:  131     ISSN:  0033-8419     ISO Abbreviation:  Radiology     Publication Date:  1979 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1979-07-28     Completed Date:  1979-07-28     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0401260     Medline TA:  Radiology     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  351-5     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
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MeSH Terms
Child, Preschool
Fatty Liver / radiography*

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