Role of the laboratory in the non invasive assessment of liver fibrosis
- At: 2008 FIP Congress in Basel (Switzerland)
- Type: Presentation
- By: VAUBOURDOLLE, Michel (AP HP St Antoine Hospital, Paris, France)
The extension of liver fibrosis represents the major complication observed in many liver diseases. The detection of liver fibrosis and the assessment of its severity are very useful for diagnosis and prognostics purposes, particularly concerning therapeutic decision and estimation of cirrhosis occurrence. The assessment of the disease is carried.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.