Department   School of Medicine(Tokyo Women's Medical University Hospital), School of Medicine
   Position   Associate Professor
Article types Original article
Language English
Peer review Peer reviewed
Title Characteristics of non-alcoholic steatohepatitis among lean patients in Japan: Not uncommon and not always benign.
Journal Formal name:Journal of gastroenterology and hepatology
Abbreviation:J Gastroenterol Hepatol
ISSN code:(1440-1746)0815-9319(Linking)
Domestic / ForeginForegin
Volume, Issue, Page pp.10.1111/jgh.14585
Author and coauthor Tobari Maki, Hashimoto Estuko, Taniai Makiko, Ikarashi Yuuichi, Kodama Kazuhisa, Kogiso Tomomi, Tokushige Katsutoshi, Takayoshi Nishino, Hashimoto Naotake
Publication date 2018/12
Summary Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease was not milder in nonobese patients. Histological steatosis was associated with BMI, but advanced fibrosis was not and showed a significant sex difference.
DOI 10.1111/jgh.14585
PMID 30590868