Relationship between sarcopenia and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease: the Korean Sarcopenic Obesity Study.

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UNLABELLED Previous studies have shown that nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and sarcopenia may share pathophysiological mechanisms, such as insulin resistance, inflammation, vitamin D deficiency, and decreased physical activity. However, their direct relationship has not been investigated. The association between NAFLD and sarcopenia was examined… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/hep.26716

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@article{Hong2014RelationshipBS, title={Relationship between sarcopenia and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease: the Korean Sarcopenic Obesity Study.}, author={Ho Cheol Hong and Soon Young Hwang and Hae Yoon Choi and Hye Jin Yoo and Ji A Seo and Sin Gon Kim and Nan Hee Kim and Sei Hyun Baik and Dong Seop Choi and Kyung Mook Choi}, journal={Hepatology}, year={2014}, volume={59 5}, pages={1772-8} }