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Systematic review: the diagnosis and staging of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and non-alcoholic steatohepatitis.

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BACKGROUND: Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) has become the most prevalent cause of liver disease in Western countries. The development of non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) and fibrosis identifies an at-risk group with increased risk of cardiovascular and liver-related deaths. The identification and management of this at-risk group remains a clinical challenge. AIM: To perform a systematic review of the established and emerging strategies for the diagnosis and staging of NAFLD. ME...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
RDM
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Author
Journal:
Alimentary pharmacology and therapeutics More from this journal
Volume:
33
Issue:
5
Pages:
525-540
Publication date:
2011-03-01
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EISSN:
1365-2036
ISSN:
0269-2813
Language:
English
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pubs:482075
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uuid:1cc3ccde-7702-45f5-8b4f-21801acc3194
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pubs:482075
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482075
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2014-08-29

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