from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Overaction of the sebaceous glands.
- n. Excessive discharge of fat in the feces.
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- n. The presence of an excessive amount of fat in the feces
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Seborrhea.
- n. The passage of fatty stools.
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- n. the presence of greater than normal amounts of fat in the feces which are frothy and foul smelling and floating; a symptom of disorders of fat metabolism and malabsorption syndrome
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The main clinical symptoms are fat malabsorption known as steatorrhea, diarrhea, weight loss, abdominal discomfort and abdominal swelling.
Rethinking growth failure in Alagille syndrome: the role of dietary intake and steatorrhea.
Damage to the liver or an obstruction of some kind in the bile duct (called a gallstone) can lead to serious problems such as cholestasis, steatorrhea, or jaundice.
Damage to the liver or an obstruction of some kind in the bile duct (called a gallstone) can lead to a serious problems such as cholestasis, steatorrhea, or jaundice.
Idiopathic steatorrhea a. Is a common hereditary condition d.
Acute quadriparesis muscle spasms similar electrolyte disturbances steatorrhea.