TITLE

The non-invasive diagnosis of cirrhosis using the Fibroscan must be performed with cause- specific stiffness cut-offs

AUTHOR(S)
Nguyen-Khac, E.; Capron, D.; Braillon, A.; Dupas, J. L.
PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
Gut;Nov2008, Vol. 57 Issue 11, p1630
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article on the usage of Fibroscan in the diagnosis of cirrhosis in the 2007 issue.
ACCESSION #
35151092

 

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