steatosis

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ste·a·to·sis

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steatosis

(ˌstɪəˈtəʊsɪs)
n
the abnormal accumulation of fat within a cell or organ
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[7] It was previously called fatty metamorphosis, lipomatous degeneration, adipose metaplasia.
Sudden death and hepatic fatty metamorphosis. A North Carolina survey.
Autopsy findings of the two fatal cases showed fatty metamorphosis of the liver in both cases and fatty vacuolar changes in the renal tubules of one case.