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Independent and opposite associations of trunk fat and leg fat with liver enzyme levels.

Authors
Type
Published Article
Journal
Liver international : official journal of the International Association for the Study of the Liver
Publication Date
Volume
28
Issue
10
Pages
1381–1388
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1111/j.1478-3231.2008.01764.x
PMID: 18482272
Source
Medline
License
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Abstract

As observed for cardiovascular risk factors, LFM and TFM are inversely and independently correlated with liver enzyme levels in obese patients. LFM may confer independent protective effects against obesity-associated liver damage.

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