Related to Yellow atrophy: acute yellow atrophy of liver
|(Med.)||a fatal affection of the liver, in which it undergoes fatty degeneration, and becomes rapidly smaller and of a deep yellow tinge. The marked symptoms are black vomit, delirium, convulsions, coma, and jaundice.|
See also: Yellow
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.