Charles Louis Davis and Samuel Wesley Thompson DVM Foundation

For the Advancement of Veterinary and Comparative Pathology

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  • SPECIES:
    • BOVINE
  • SYSTEM:
    • HEPATOBILIARY SYSTEM
  • ORGAN:
    • LIVER
  • DIAGNOSIS:
    • TENSION LIPIDOSIS
  • CONTRIBUTOR:
    • CORDIER
  • INSTITUTION:
    • NANTES-ATLANTIC NATIONAL COLLEGE OF VETERINARY MEDICINE
  • GENPATH:
    • FATTY CHANGE, STEATOSIS
  • COMMENTS:
    • The fat accumulation seen in tension lipidosis is the result of mild focal hepatocellular ischemia. It takes normal oxygen tension and energy to repackage fat and excrete it.