Suboptimal performance of simple noninvasive tests for advanced fibrosis in Chinese patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
Journal of Digestive Diseases, 08/08/2012
Xun YH et al. – Although slightly less accurate than liver biopsy, simple noninvasive tests can reliably exclude advanced fibrosis in Chinese nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) patients. FIB–4 index performs better than the other tests under examination.