Clinical and Histologic Characterization of Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis in African American Patients

Published: March 2nd, 2018

Category: published studies

 

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There has been a widespread misconception among physicians that African Americans are protected from developing nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH). However, a formal histologic and metabolic comparison against well-matched Caucasians has never been performed.

 

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Bril F, Portillo-Sanchez P, Liu IC, Kalavalapalli S, Dayton K, Cusi K. Clinical and Histologic Characterization of Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis in African American Patients. Diabetes Care. 2018 Jan;41(1):187-192.