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The Evaluation of Liver Fibrosis in the Real-Time Shear Wave Elastography Technique in Chronic Hepatitis B and C Patients: How Many Measurements Are Necessary to Assign Patients to METAVIR Score Properly?

Urszula Zaleska-Dorobisz 1 , Marcin Inglot 2 , Aleksander Pawlus 1 , Mateusz Patyk 1 , * , Bartosz Dariusz Markiewicz 3 , Rafal Mazur 1 , Kinga Szymanska 1 , Joanna Bladowska 4 , Filipe Caseiro-Alves 5 and Małgorzata Inglot 6
Authors Information
1 Department of General and Paediatric Radiology, Wrocław Medical University, Wrocław, Poland
2 Department of General and Paediatric Radiology, Independent Public Clinical Hospital Number 1, Wrocław, Poland
3 Medical University of Silesia, Katowice, Poland
4 Department of Radiology, Wrocław Medical University, Wrocław, Poland
5 Department of Radiology, Coimbra Medical University, Coimbra, Portugal
6 Department of Infectious Diseases, Wrocław Medical University, Wrocław, Poland
Article information
  • Hepatitis Monthly: June 2018, 18 (6); e61189
  • Published Online: May 21, 2018
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: September 1, 2017
  • Revised: April 3, 2018
  • Accepted: April 6, 2018
  • DOI: 10.5812/hepatmon.61189

To Cite: Zaleska-Dorobisz U, Inglot M, Pawlus A, Patyk M, Markiewicz B D, et al. The Evaluation of Liver Fibrosis in the Real-Time Shear Wave Elastography Technique in Chronic Hepatitis B and C Patients: How Many Measurements Are Necessary to Assign Patients to METAVIR Score Properly?, Hepat Mon. 2018 ; 18(6):e61189. doi: 10.5812/hepatmon.61189.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Methods
3. Results
4. Discussion
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