Evaluation of Portal Venous Flow as a Non-invasive Method for Diagnosing Liver Fibrosis in Patients with Chronic Hepatitis B


Kesimal U., Durmaz S. O. , Pinarbasili T.

VIRAL HEPATIT DERGISI-VIRAL HEPATITIS JOURNAL, vol.27, no.2, pp.93-97, 2021 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.4274/vhd.galenos.2021.2021-2-4
  • Title of Journal : VIRAL HEPATIT DERGISI-VIRAL HEPATITIS JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.93-97
  • Keywords: Chronic hepatitis B, Doppler ultrasonography, non-invasive fibrosis test, CHRONIC VIRAL-HEPATITIS, PLATELET RATIO INDEX, BLOOD-FLOW, SONOGRAPHY, PREDICTION, CIRRHOSIS, MARKERS, COUNT, TESTS, AGE

Abstract

Objectives: This study aimed to evaluate the relationship between portal venous flow (PVF), which could be measured non-invasively with Doppler ultrasound, and the degree of fibrosis obtained by biopsy in patients with chronic hepatitis (CHB).