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ea0022p695 | Obesity | ECE2010

The metabolic syndrome and the non-alcoholic fatty liver disease: metabolic and pathology aspects

Popescu Mihaela , Popescu Alin , Neagoe Daniela , Comanescu Violeta , Dinca Mihaela , Bistriceanu Marian

Obesity and the metabolic syndrome show increased morbidity and mortality, by inducing morphological and functional alterations of several organs, the liver included (non-alcoholic fatty liver disease – NAFLD). They start with minimal alterations ranging to terminal liver disease (non-alcoholic steatohepatitis – NASH – and cirrhosis).We intended to identify the histological aspects in NAFLD and to examine the correlations between the histo...