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Volume 44, Issue 4 (Apr 2006)


The dilemma of invasive and non-invasive investigations for adult and paediatric non-alcoholic fatty liver disease: has the time come for a new biochemical marker?

Mohamed Hassan Ahmed
  • Chemical Pathology Department, Level D, South Academic Block, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, UK
Published Online: 2011-09-21 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/CCLM.2006.081


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About the article

Corresponding author: M.H. Ahmed, MD, PhD, Chemical Pathology Department, Mail point 6, Level D South Academic Block, Southampton General Hospital, Tremona Road, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK Phone: +44-2380-793465, Fax: +44-2380-796339,

Published Online: 2011-09-21

Published in Print: 2006-04-01

Citation Information: Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine (CCLM), ISSN (Online) 1437-4331, ISSN (Print) 1434-6621, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/CCLM.2006.081. Export Citation

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