N-Acetylcysteine Improves Liver Function in Patients with Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease

@inproceedings{Khoshbaten2010NAcetylcysteineIL,
  title={N-Acetylcysteine Improves Liver Function in Patients with Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease},
  author={Manouchehr Khoshbaten and Akbar Aliasgarzadeh and Koorosh Masnadi and Mohammad Kazem Tarzamani and Sara Farhang and Hosain Babaei and Javad Kiani and Maryam Zaare and Farzad Najafipoor},
  booktitle={Hepatitis monthly},
  year={2010}
}
BACKGROUND AND AIMS Non-alcoholic fatty liver change is a common disease of the liver in which oxidative stress plays a basic role. Studies are largely focused on protecting the liver by means of anti-oxidative material. The aim of this study is to evaluate the role of N- acetylcysteine in the process of liver injury. METHODS Thirty patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver steatosis were randomly selected to receive either N-acetylcysteine or vitamin C. Liver function tests (alanine… CONTINUE READING

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