IJRMHS VOLUME 33
SONOGRAPHIC FINDINGS OF NON-ALCOHOLIC FATTY LIVER DISEASES AMONG DIABETIC SUBJECTS ATTENDING A DISTRICT HOSPITAL IN GHANA
|Author/s||Twum-Barima, Atinga Ba-Etilayoo, Ofori Eric Kwasi, Anim-Sampong Samuel|
|Source||International Journal of Research in Medical and Health Sciences pg 1-7 Vol 33. No. 01– 2019|
The liver plays a critical role of producing essential substances and riding the body from toxins. Because of this, the liver is commonly affected by diseases such as hepatitis, cirrhosis, alcoholic liver disease (ALD) and nonalcoholic fatty liver diseases (NAFLD). These often pose a threat to the quality of life of the individual. Diagnosis of NAFLD is either by imaging, histology and by biochemical markers. The study was prospective, cross-sectional and quasi-experimental with 148 diabetic patients participating using …….
|Keywords||Sonographic Findings, Nonalcoholic Liver Diseases, Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus|
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