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A population-based study on the prevalence of NASH using scores validated against liver histology.

Hyysalo, Jenni; Männistö, Ville T; Zhou, You; Arola, Johanna; Kärjä, Vesa; Leivonen, Marja; Juuti, Anne; Jaser, Nabil; Lallukka, Susanna and Käkelä, Pirjo, et al. (2014) In Journal of Hepatology 60(4). p.839-846
Abstract
Non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) is a leading cause of chronic liver disease in Western countries. Diagnosis of NASH requires a liver biopsy. We estimated the prevalence of NASH non-invasively in a population-based study using scores validated against liver histology.
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  abstract     = {Non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) is a leading cause of chronic liver disease in Western countries. Diagnosis of NASH requires a liver biopsy. We estimated the prevalence of NASH non-invasively in a population-based study using scores validated against liver histology.},
  author       = {Hyysalo, Jenni and Männistö, Ville T and Zhou, You and Arola, Johanna and Kärjä, Vesa and Leivonen, Marja and Juuti, Anne and Jaser, Nabil and Lallukka, Susanna and Käkelä, Pirjo and Venesmaa, Sari and Simonen, Marko and Saltevo, Juha and Moilanen, Leena and Korpi-Hyövalti, Eeva and Keinänen-Kiukaanniemi, Sirkka and Oksa, Heikki and Orho-Melander, Marju and Valenti, Luca and Fargion, Silvia and Pihlajamäki, Jussi and Peltonen, Markku and Yki-Järvinen, Hannele},
  issn         = {0168-8278},
  language     = {eng},
  number       = {4},
  pages        = {839--846},
  publisher    = {Elsevier},
  series       = {Journal of Hepatology},
  title        = {A population-based study on the prevalence of NASH using scores validated against liver histology.},
  url          = {http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhep.2013.12.009},
  volume       = {60},
  year         = {2014},
}