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Liver Update: Importance of revised upper limits of normal serum ALT in obese children with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

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The serum alanine aminotransferase (ALT) level is considered an important parameter for determining liver injury in patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD). Nevertheless, owing to the fact that currently upper limits of normal (ULN) for serum ALT (ULN-ALT) are excessively high, their acceptance is questionable. A total of 1638 children aged 6-16 years participated in the trial, among which 507 children had normal body mass index (BMI) with 500 as healthy children and 7 child...
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