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Quantitative US for Hepatic Steatosis

2019-12-05 00:03:37 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purpose of this study is to investigate the diagnostic performance of quantitative ultrasound imaging parameter for the assessment of hepatic steatosis in patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease using magnetic resonance imaging proton density fat fraction (MRI-PDFF) and MR spectroscopy as the reference standard.

Study Design

Conditions

Hepatic Steatosis

Intervention

Quantitative ultrasound imaging parameter (QUS)

Location

Seoul National University Hospital
Seoul
Korea, Republic of

Status

Recruiting

Source

Seoul National University Hospital

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2019-12-05T00:03:37-0500

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