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Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in common endocrine disorders.

Abstract:

Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is a spectrum of disease spanning from simple benign steatosis to steatohepatitis with fibrosis and scarring that can eventually lead to cirrhosis. Its prevalence is rising rapidly and is developing into the leading indication for liver transplantation worldwide. Abnormalities in endocrine axes have been associated with NALFD, including hypogonadism, hypothyroidism, GH deficiency and hypercortisolaemia. In some instances, correction of the endocrine d...

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10.1530/eje-13-0296

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, RDM
Role:
Author
Journal:
European journal of endocrinology / European Federation of Endocrine Societies
Volume:
169
Issue:
2
Pages:
R27-R37
Publication date:
2013-08-05
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EISSN:
1479-683X
ISSN:
0804-4643
URN:
uuid:a0f03813-7254-43fc-9466-7c1eda475614
Source identifiers:
482059
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pubs:482059

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