Current strategies for quantitating fibrosis in liver biopsy.

  title={Current strategies for quantitating fibrosis in liver biopsy.},
  author={Yanli Wang and Jin-Lin Hou},
  journal={Chinese medical journal},
  volume={128 2},
OBJECTIVE The present mini-review updated the progress in methodologies based on using liver biopsy. DATA SOURCES Articles for study of liver fibrosis, liver biopsy or fibrosis assessment published on high impact peer review journals from 1980 to 2014. STUDY SELECTION Key articles were selected mainly according to their levels of relevance to this topic and citations. RESULTS With the recently mounting progress in chronic liver disease therapeutics, comes by a pressing need for precise… CONTINUE READING