Fatty infiltration is just what it sounds like - excess fat within and around the pancreas
This condition is benign (not harmful, not cancerous) in the sense that it does not disrupt the normal pancreatic functions of making hormones and making digestive enzymes, plus it does not increase the risk of pancreatic cancer
. If a person has fatty infiltration due to obesity
, he should lose some weight.
Answer assisted by Rishi Kumar, Medical Student