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Descriptor English:   Massive Hepatic Necrosis 
Descriptor Spanish:   Necrosis Hepática Masiva 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Necrose Hepática Massiva 
Synonyms English:   Acute Yellow Atrophies
Acute Yellow Atrophy
Acute Yellow Atrophy of Liver
Drug induced Hepatic Necrosis
Drug-induced Hepatic Necroses
Drug-induced Hepatic Necrosis
Fulminant Hepatitides
Fulminant Hepatitis
Hepatic Necrosis, Drug-induced
Hepatic Necrosis, Massive
Hepatic Necrosis, Submassive
Hepatitis, Fulminant
Necrosis, Drug-induced Hepatic
Necrosis, Submassive Hepatic
Submassive Hepatic Necroses
Submassive Hepatic Necrosis
Yellow Atrophy, Acute  
Tree Number:   C06.552.100.600
Definition English:   Extensive and rapid death of parenchymal cells in the LIVER, often due to exposure to toxic materials or drug-induced injury. It is characterized by a soft, flabby, yellow-brown wrinkled, and shrunken liver. It was called "acute yellow atrophy". 
History Note English:   2005; use LIVER DISEASES 1997-2004 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   38623 
Unique Identifier:   D047508 

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