Non-invasive FibroTest diagnoses stage of fibrosis, NASH grade in type 2 diabetes

Non-invasive FibroTest diagnoses stage of fibrosis, NASH grade in type 2 diabetes

The Nash-FibroTest non-invasive panel successfully diagnosed the stage of fibrosis as well as graded nonalcoholic steatohepatitis and steatosis among patients with type 2 diabetes, according to a recent study.“One of the unmet needs in patients with components of the metabolic syndrome such as android obesity, type 2 diabetes mellitus, hyperlipidemia and hypertension is easy access to non-invasive tests (NITs) to assess the severity of NASH including its three main histological features: steatosis, activity and fibrosis,” Thierry Poynard, MD, PhD, of Pitié SalpêtrièreRead More

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