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Non-invasive diagnosis of liver fibrosis and cirrhosis
Yoav Lurie, Liver Unit, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, affiliated with the Hebrew University School of Medicine, Jerusalem 91031, Israel
Muriel Webb, Liver Unit, Department of Gastroenterology, Tel Aviv Medical Center, Tel Aviv 69978, Israel
Ruth Cytter-Kuint, Radiology Department, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem 91031, Israel
Shimon Shteingart, Digestive Disease Institute, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, affiliated with the Hebrew University School of Medicine, Jerusalem 91031, Israel
Gerardo Z Lederkremer, Department of Cell Research and Immunology, George Wise Faculty of Life Sciences, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv 69978, Israel
Author contributions: All authors contributed to this manuscript.
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Correspondence to: Dr. Yoav Lurie, MD, Liver Unit, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, affiliated with the Hebrew University School of Medicine, Jerusalem 91031, Israel. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: April 28, 2015
Peer-review started: May 7, 2015
First decision: June 26, 2015
Revised: July 23, 2015
Accepted: September 15, 2015
Article in press: September 15, 2015
Published online: November 7, 2015