Elevated alanine aminotransferase activity is not associated with dyslipidemias, but related to insulin resistance and higher disease grades in non-diabetic non-alcoholic fatty liver disease.

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OBJECTIVE To explore demographic and metabolic factors associated with increased alanine aminotransferase (ALT) activity in non-diabetic non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) patients. METHODS Overall 372 patients who consecutively attended to Gastroenterology Clinic of Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran awere diagnosed as NAFLD… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/S2221-1691(12)60213-5

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@article{GhamarChehreh2012ElevatedAA, title={Elevated alanine aminotransferase activity is not associated with dyslipidemias, but related to insulin resistance and higher disease grades in non-diabetic non-alcoholic fatty liver disease.}, author={Mohammad Ebrahim Ghamar-Chehreh and Mohsen Amini and Hossein Khedmat and Seyed Moayed Alavian and Fatemeh Daraei and Reza Mohtashami and Reza Hadi and Bent-Al-Hoda Beyram and Saeed Taheri}, journal={Asian Pacific journal of tropical biomedicine}, year={2012}, volume={2 9}, pages={702-6} }