Non-Invasive Assessment of Liver Fibrosis in Chronic Hepatitis C Patients
BACKGROUND: The gold standard for assessment of liver fibrosis is liver biopsy, which is invasive and may rarely results in complications. Therefore, searching for alternative, accurate non-invasive parameters to evaluate the presence and degree of liver fibrosis is needed for prediction of prognosis and planning treatment of chronic hepatitis C (CHC) patients AIM: To examine if serum laboratory markers combined ... Read more