"Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease: An Update" ed. by Emad Hamdy Gad

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"Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease: An Update" ed. by Emad Hamdy Gad

"Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease: An Update" ed. by Emad Hamdy Gad
ITExLi | 2019 | ISBN: 1839628707 9781839628702 1839628693 9781839628696 1839628715 9781839628719 | 122 pages | PDF | 6 MB

This book provides information on non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) prevalence, etiology, pathogenesis, pathology, diagnosis, and treatment. Chapters cover such topics as experimental work related to the disease, other diseases related to NAFLD, and noninvasive tools for diagnosis.

Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is a major medical challenge because of its increasing prevalence, difficulties in diagnosis, complex pathogenesis, and lack of approved therapies. In the near future, it will become the major form of chronic liver disease in adults and children and the leading indication for liver transplantation. It can be detected by noninvasive and invasive tools, and its treatment depends mainly on lifestyle modification to prevent disease progression and its related sequelae.

1.Introductory Chapter: Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease - What Should We Know?
2.The Effect of M. latifolia Leaf Extract on High-Fructose Corn Syrup (HFCS)-Induced Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease in Rat Models
3.Insulin Therapy and Autoimmune Disease with Relevance to Non Alchoholic Fatty Liver Disease
4.Dysregulation of Bile Acids in Patients with NAFLD
5.The Rise in the Prevalence of Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease and Hepatocellular Carcinoma
6.Current Noninvasive MR-Based Imaging Methods in Assessing NAFLD Patients

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