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A 47-year-old female asked:

What does this test result mean: us abdominal, ruq, epigastrium date: 6/20/2015, ultrasound showed " the liver is increased in echogenicity. ?

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Dr. Ronald Holzman
Mammography, Breast Ultrasound 48 years experience
Fatty infiltration. : Increased echoes mean a fatty liver. Further evaluation and any possible treatment should be discussed with your doctor.
Last updated Jan 26, 2017


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