Circulating resistin is elevated in patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and is associated with steatosis, portal inflammation, insulin resistance and nonalcoholic steatohepatitis scores
MINERVA MEDICA, vol.103, no.5, pp.369-376, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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Aim. We aimed to investigate the association between serum levels of resistin and the biochemical and histological features of patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) to determine the usefulness of this relationship in the clinical practice.