Clinical Research
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World J Gastroenterol. Oct 7, 2005; 11(37): 5834-5839
Published online Oct 7, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i37.5834
Association between thrombotic risk factors and extent of fibrosis in patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver diseases
N Assy, I Bekirov, Y Mejritsky, L Solomon, S Szvalb, O Hussein
N Assy, O Hussein, Liver Unit and Internal Medicine A, Sieff Hospital, Safed, Israel
I Bekirov, Y Mejritsky, Liver Unit and Internal Medicine B, Sieff Hospital, Safed, Israel
L Solomon, Department of Hematology, Sieff Hospital, Safed, Israel
S Szvalb, Department of Pathology, Sieff Hospital, Safed, Israel
N Assy, O Hussein, Technion Faculty of Medicine, Haifa, Israel
Author contributions: All authors contributed equally to the work.
Correspondence to: N Assy, MD, Liver Unit, Sieff Government Hospital, Safed 13100, Israel.
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Received: November 15, 2004
Revised: December 3, 2004
Accepted: December 8, 2004
Published online: October 7, 2005
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