Comparison of non-invasive assessment to diagnose liver fibrosis in chronic hepatitis B and C patients.

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OBJECTIVE Chronic viral hepatitis B and C cause liver fibrosis, leading to cirrhosis. Fibrosis assessment is essential to establish prognosis and treatment indication. We compared seven non-invasive tests, separately and in combination, in chronic hepatitis patients to detect early stages of fibrosis according to the Metavir score in liver biopsy… (More)
DOI: 10.3109/00365521.2011.574725

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