Carotid intima-media thickness and flow-mediated dilation in obese children with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease.


Torun E. , Aydin S. , Gokce S., Ozgen I. T. , Donmez T., Cesur Y.

The Turkish journal of gastroenterology : the official journal of Turkish Society of Gastroenterology, pp.92-8, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
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  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/tjg.2014.5552
  • Title of Journal : The Turkish journal of gastroenterology : the official journal of Turkish Society of Gastroenterology
  • Page Numbers: pp.92-8

Abstract

Background/Aims: This study aimed to understand the role of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) in increasing the risk of atherosclerosis in obese pediatric patients.