Use of Non-Invasive Parameters of Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis and Liver Fibrosis in Daily Practice - An Exploratory Case-Control Study

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BACKGROUND Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is the hepatic manifestation of a metabolic syndrome. To date, liver biopsy has been the gold standard used to differentiate between simple steatosis and steatohepatitis/fibrosis. Our aim was to compare the relevance of serum non-invasive parameters and scoring systems in the staging of liver fibrosis and… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0111551

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@inproceedings{Dvok2014UseON, title={Use of Non-Invasive Parameters of Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis and Liver Fibrosis in Daily Practice - An Exploratory Case-Control Study}, author={Karel Dvoř{\'a}k and Jan Stř{\'i}tesk{\'y} and Jarom{\'i}r Petrt{\'y}l and Libor V{\'i}tek and Renata Sroubkova and Martin Len{\'i}{\vc}ek and Vaclav Smid and Martin Haluz{\'i}k and Radan Brůha}, booktitle={PloS one}, year={2014} }