Noninvasive tests for assessing liver fibrosis

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Abstract

Assessing the degree of liver fibrosis in patientswith chronic liver disease assists in management decisions and in determining prognosis. Given that liver biopsy is invasive and carries risks, there is much interest in less invasive technologies to stage liver disease.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)65 - 67
Number of pages3
JournalMedicine Today
Volume15
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 2014

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Noninvasive tests for assessing liver fibrosis. / Kemp, William Wilson; Roberts, Stuart Keith.

In: Medicine Today, Vol. 15, No. 4, 2014, p. 65 - 67.

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