Serum mitochondrial aspartate aminotransferase as a marker of chronic alcoholism: diagnostic value and interpretation in a liver unit.

@article{Nalpas1986SerumMA,
  title={Serum mitochondrial aspartate aminotransferase as a marker of chronic alcoholism: diagnostic value and interpretation in a liver unit.},
  author={Bertrand Nalpas and Anne J Vassault and S Charpin and Bernard Lacour and P. Guerre Berthelot},
  journal={Hepatology},
  year={1986},
  volume={6 4},
  pages={608-14}
}
Serum mitochondrial aspartate aminotransferase activity was measured using an immunochemical method in 251 subjects, of whom 140 were chronic alcoholics. The alcoholic patients included 37 with normal liver routine tests (Group I), 61 with noncirrhotic alcoholic liver disease (Group II) and 42 with cirrhosis (Group III), of whom 21 had been abstainers for at least 2 months. All of the remaining 111 subjects were nonalcoholic: 61 had various types of liver disease (Group IV) and 50 were healthy… CONTINUE READING

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