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Are Platelets Count Useful for Detecting the Grade of Steatosis?

Kento Imajo 1 , Masato Yoneda 1 , 2 and Atsushi Nakajima 1 , *
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1 Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Yokohama City University Graduate School of Medicine, Yokohama, Japan
2 Schiff Center for Liver Diseases, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, USA
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To Cite: Imajo K, Yoneda M, Nakajima A. Are Platelets Count Useful for Detecting the Grade of Steatosis?, Hepat Mon. 2015 ; 15(5):e28957. doi: 10.5812/hepatmon.15(5)2015.28957.

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