[Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease: evolution after gastric bypass].


BACKGROUND Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease is highly prevalent among morbidly obese patients and can progress from steatosis to steatohepatitis and chronic liver disease. AIM To determine the effect of gastric bypass operation in the incidence of fatty liver disease and associated co-morbidities in morbidly obese patients. METHODS Patients were… (More)


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@article{Freitas2007NonalcoholicFL, title={[Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease: evolution after gastric bypass].}, author={Alexandre Coutinho Teixeira de Freitas and Diane Teixeira de Freitas and M{\^o}nica Beatriz Parolin and Antonio Carlos Ligocki Campos and J{\'u}lio C{\'e}zar Uili Coelho}, journal={Arquivos de gastroenterologia}, year={2007}, volume={44 1}, pages={49-53} }