A 42-year-old male asked:
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My liver ultrasound shows normal size and contour with coarsened, hyperechoic and heterogeneous echotexture without obscuration of the portal triads. ?

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Dr. Michael Gabor
32 years experience in Diagnostic Radiology
That is: a nonspecific description and there are a number of inflammatory and infiltrative processes that could cause that appearance. However, in the vast majority of cases in otherwise healthy individuals, it is due to benign fatty infiltration.
Answered on Nov 28, 2017
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