Imaging techniques for assessing hepatic fat content in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease.

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Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), an emerging clinical entity with worldwide recognition, is today the most common cause of abnormal liver function tests among adults in the United States. In Mexico City, its prevalence has been reported by our group to be around 14%, but its incidence is higher in the hispanic population in the United States… (More)

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@article{RoldanValadez2008ImagingTF, title={Imaging techniques for assessing hepatic fat content in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease.}, author={Ernesto Roldan-Valadez and Rafael Favila and Manuel Mart{\'i}nez-L{\'o}pez and Misael Uribe and Nah{\'u}m M{\'e}ndez-S{\'a}nchez}, journal={Annals of hepatology}, year={2008}, volume={7 3}, pages={212-20} }