The Relationship of the Degree of Hepatic Fibrosis with Hyaluronic Acid, Type 4 Collagen, and Procollagen Type 3 N-Terminal Peptide Levels in Patients with Chronic Viral Hepatitis


Irak K., Eminler A. T. , Ayyildiz T., Keskin M., NAK S. G. , KIYICI M. , ...More

VIRAL HEPATIT DERGISI-VIRAL HEPATITIS JOURNAL, vol.21, no.1, pp.8-12, 2015 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 21 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.4274/vhd.25338
  • Title of Journal : VIRAL HEPATIT DERGISI-VIRAL HEPATITIS JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.8-12

Abstract

Objective: To investigate the relationship of liver histopathology with the levels of noninvasive markers, namely hyaluronic acid (HA) type 4 collagen and procollagen 3 amino-terminal peptide (P3NP) used for the assessment of hepatic fibrosis in patients with chronic viral hepatitis.