How to Pronounce yellow hepatization?

Correct pronunciation for the word "yellow hepatization" is [jˈɛlə͡ʊ hˌɛpɐta͡ɪzˈe͡ɪʃən], [jˈɛlə‍ʊ hˌɛpɐta‍ɪzˈe‍ɪʃən], [j_ˈɛ_l_əʊ h_ˌɛ_p_ɐ_t_aɪ_z_ˈeɪ_ʃ_ə_n].

"Yellow hepatization" in context

Yellow hepatization is a medical term used to describe a condition where the liver becomes yellow due to the accumulation of fat. It is caused by an accumulation of yellow-pigmented fat droplets within the liver, which is a result of certain metabolic diseases. The most common of these diseases include obesity, diabetes, and alcohol consumption. Additionally, other less common causes include exposure to certain toxins and drugs, or an inherited metabolic disorder.

The main symptoms of yellow hepatization include jaundice, an enlarged liver, weight gain, fatigue, abdominal discomfort, nausea and vomiting.


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