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


Şenateş E. , Çolak Y. , Yeşil A., Coşkunpınar E., TUNCER İ.

MINERVA MEDICA, vol.103, no.5, pp.369-376, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 103 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Title of Journal : MINERVA MEDICA
  • Page Numbers: pp.369-376

Abstract

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.