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What is Steatorrhea?

What is Steatorrhea?

  • Steatorrhea: Foul-smelling bulky feces.
  • Steatorrhea: 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.
    Source - WordNet 2.1

Steatorrhea: Introduction

Types of Steatorrhea:

Broader types of Steatorrhea:

What causes Steatorrhea?

Causes of Steatorrhea: see causes of Steatorrhea

What are the symptoms of Steatorrhea?

Symptoms of Steatorrhea: see symptoms of Steatorrhea

Can anyone else get Steatorrhea?

More information: see contagiousness of Steatorrhea
Inheritance: see inheritance of Steatorrhea

Steatorrhea: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Steatorrhea.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Steatorrhea.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Steatorrhea: Gastroenterologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Steatorrhea.
Treatments for Steatorrhea: see treatments for Steatorrhea
Prevention of Steatorrhea: see prevention of Steatorrhea
Research for Steatorrhea: see research for Steatorrhea

Name and Aliases of Steatorrhea

Main name of condition: Steatorrhea

Other names or spellings for Steatorrhea:


Steatorrhea: Related Conditions

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