Lean NASH: distinctiveness and clinical implication
作者: Kausik DasAbhijit Chowdhury
作者单位: 1Department of Hepatology, School of Digestive and Liver Diseases, Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education and Research
刊名: Hepatology International, 2013, Vol.7 (2), pp.806-813
来源数据库: Springer Nature Journal
DOI: 10.1007/s12072-013-9477-5
关键词: ObesitySteatohepatitisAdiposityBMIWaist circumferenceLean
英文摘要: Abstract(#br) Introduction(#br)Non-alcoholic fatty liver (NAFL) in the absence of overweight and/or obesity, defined by the anthropometric parameter, body mass index (BMI), has been designated as ‘lean NASH.’ While maintaining a close pathophysiological link with metabolic syndrome (MS) and insulin resistance (IR), the presence of subtle alterations in measures of total body and regional adiposity not exceeding the designed cut-offs, are hallmarks of ‘lean NASH.’(#br) Material and methods(#br)Available literature related to non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) in lean or non-obese individuals and its pathogenesis in general published in English language journals till the time of manuscript preparation were reviewed and critically analysed.(#br) Analysis(#br)Being a closely related but...
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