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enterocytic steatosis

Monday 13 December 2004

Etiology

- abetalipoproteinemia
- familial hypobetalipoproteinemia due to apolipoprotein B mutation (19344897)
- homozygous hypobetalipoproteinemia
- chylomicron retention disease (CMRD) (Anderson disease )
- protein calorie malnutrtion
- gluten-sensitive enteropathy (coeliac disease )
- diabetes mellitus type 1

References

- Familial hypobetalipoproteinemia due to apolipoprotein B R463W mutation causes intestinal fat accumulation and low postprandial lipemia.
Noto D, Cefalù AB, Cannizzaro A, Minà M, Fayer F, Valenti V, Barbagallo CM, Tuttolomondo A, Pinto A, Sciumè C, Licata G, Averna M. Atherosclerosis. 2009 Feb 2. PMID: 19344897