Retrospective study of FibroScan, APRI, FIB-4 and FORNS indexes compared with liver biopsy in the evaluation of liver fibrosis in patients with chronic hepatitis C monoinfection and HIV coinfection

Maria Isabel González Guilabert, Carmen Hinojosa Mena-Bernal, Jorge Del-Pozo, Miguel Angel del Pozo Pérez

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Abstract

To assess the ability of FibroScan (FS) and the APRI, FIB-4 and FORNS indexes to predict liver fibrosis (LF), using liver biopsy as the gold standard.
Translated title of the contributionRetrospective study of FibroScan, APRI, FIB-4 and FORNS indexes compared with liver biopsy in the evaluation of liver fibrosis in patients with chronic hepatitis C monoinfection and HIV coinfection
Original languageSpanish
Pages (from-to)425-32
Number of pages8
JournalGastroenterología y hepatología
Volume33
Issue number6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2010

Keywords

  • Adult
  • Alanine Transaminase
  • Aspartate Aminotransferases
  • Biological Markers
  • Biopsy
  • Cholesterol
  • Elasticity Imaging Techniques
  • Female
  • HIV Infections
  • Hepatitis C, Chronic
  • Humans
  • Liver
  • Liver Cirrhosis
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Platelet Count
  • Predictive Value of Tests
  • ROC Curve
  • Reproducibility of Results
  • Retrospective Studies
  • Sensitivity and Specificity
  • gamma-Glutamyltransferase

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