fatty heart n.
Fatty degeneration of the myocardium.
Accumulation of fatty tissue on the outer surface of the heart with occasional infiltration of fat between the muscle bundles of the heart wall. Also called adiposis cardiaca, cor adiposum.
Dyspnoea on slight exertion may be present in gastric cancer as a result of anmia or of fatty heart.
And me with one side of me useless, and a fatty heart, as the doctor told me plainly, and said I was to take the greatest care.
Digestive troubles of all kinds, kidney diseases and heart failure due to fatty heart are all of common occurrence.
Fatty liver or fatty heart is rarely if ever curable; either will ultimately cause death.