Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.

Visceral steatosis

Visceral steatosis: Introduction

Visceral steatosis: An inherited condition characterized by the deposition of small papules composing of granulomas in organs of the body. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Visceral steatosis is available below.

Symptoms of Visceral steatosis

Home Diagnostic Testing

Home medical testing related to Visceral steatosis:

Wrongly Diagnosed with Visceral steatosis?

Visceral steatosis: Complications

Review possible medical complications related to Visceral steatosis:

Causes of Visceral steatosis

Read more about causes of Visceral steatosis.

Disease Topics Related To Visceral steatosis

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Visceral steatosis:

Visceral steatosis: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:

Misdiagnosis and Visceral steatosis

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed. The best known, irritable bowel syndrome, is over-diagnosed, more »

Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal imbalance. The digestive more »

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill off more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning). more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac disease, more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some of the better known possibilities are peptic ulcer, colon cancer, more »

Visceral steatosis: Research Doctors & Specialists

Research related physicians and medical specialists:

Other doctor, physician and specialist research services:

Hospitals & Clinics: Visceral steatosis

Research quality ratings and patient safety measures for medical facilities in specialties related to Visceral steatosis:

Choosing the Best Hospital: More general information, not necessarily in relation to Visceral steatosis, on hospital performance and surgical care quality:

Visceral steatosis: Rare Types

Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:

Visceral steatosis: Animations

Prognosis for Visceral steatosis

Prognosis for Visceral steatosis: Death usually results within months of birth - some die in a matter of days. Some patients may survive into childhood and longer.

Statistics for Visceral steatosis

Visceral steatosis: Broader Related Topics

User Interactive Forums

Read about other experiences, ask a question about Visceral steatosis, or answer someone else's question, on our message boards:

Definitions of Visceral steatosis:

Visceral steatosis is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Visceral steatosis, or a subtype of Visceral steatosis, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)


By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise