fatty atrophy

fat·ty at·ro·phy

fatty infiltration secondary to an atrophy of the essential elements of an organ or tissue.
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38,39) Along these lines, Shen et al demonstrated a significant positive correlation between supraspinatus fatty atrophy preoperatively with postsurgical functional outcomes.
MRI signs include the "tail sign," which is seen with a narrow neck or pedicle connecting the intraneural cyst to the joint; denervation of the popliteus muscle and resulting fatty atrophy, i.
Chronic denervation of the tongue is characterized by fatty atrophy of muscle with increased fat content between muscle fascicles.