fatty diarrhea


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fat·ty di·ar·rhe·a

diarrhea seen in malabsorption syndromes including chronic pancreatic disease, characterized by foul-smelling stools with increased fat content that usually float in water.
Synonym(s): pimelorrhea

fatty diarrhea

the excretion of fatty, foul-smelling stools that float on water. The condition is associated with chronic pancreatic disease and other malabsorption disorders. Also called pimelorrhea.

fat·ty di·ar·rhe·a

(fatē dīă-rēă)
Intestinal disorder seen in malabsorption syndromes including chronic pancreatic disease, characterized by foul-smelling stools with increased fat content that usually float in water.

fat·ty di·ar·rhe·a

(fatē dīă-rēă)
Diarrhea seen in malabsorption syndromes including chronic pancreatic disease, characterized by foul-smelling stools with increased fat content that usually float in water.