hepatomegaly


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hepatomegaly

[‚hep·əd·ō′meg·ə·lē]
(medicine)
Enlargement of the liver.
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This patient presented with massive ascites and hepatomegaly, severe malnutrition resulting in growth retardation, short stature, muscle wasting, fixed flexion deformity and radiologically confirmed fracture of left humerus.
USG Abdomen done in 22/51 children, it showed isolated hepatomegaly in 10 (45.
KEYWORDS: Alanine aminotransferase, Aspartate aminotransferase, Dengue, Hepatomegaly, Hyperbilirubinemia.
The symptoms of Type Ia GSD include tremors, frequent epistaxis, marked hepatomegaly, a full-cheeked round face, and enlarged kidneys.
Hepatomegaly was also observed, in concordance with the clinical examination.
He was discharged two weeks later, and after 3 months a complete regression of ascites and hepatomegaly occurred, and echography of the liver was unremarkable (Figure 2A and 2B).
If C282Y homozygosity or C282Y/H63D compound heterozygosity without hepatomegaly and normal serum transaminase levels are detected, then a liver biopsy is not recommended, but when higher hepatic enzymes or hepatomegaly are present, this type of biopsy should be performed.
50 per cent of our patients had hepatomegaly with or without splenomegaly.
The non-tender hepatomegaly and lymphadenopathy seen in our patient are documented findings in lepromatous cases.
To categorize hepatomegaly we adopted a cut-off for the right lobe of 152 mm, as described by Kratzer et al.
Four groups of mice (n = 10) were investigated for assessment of pathology including body weight, physiological activities, hepatomegaly and splenomegaly to assess the toxicity of the extracts.