Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD) - Diagnosis ...
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Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD) - Diagnosis Algorithm

Low Suspicion:

    ≤ 1 feature of MetS, No family history of cirrhosis

        AND 

    FIB < 1.3 or NFS < -1.455, AST<20

Intermediate to High Suspicion:

    ≥ 2 of the following: obesity (BMI > 30 kg/m2, > 25 kg/m2 in Asians), age > family history of cirrhosis

        OR 

    Any of the following: ≥ features of MetS, persistent AST > 20, FIB4 ≥ 1.3 or NFS ≥ -1.455



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Dr. Michael Chew
@mchew85
GrepMed Gastroenterology-Hepatology Editor, Academic Hospitalist UC Davis Medical Center Internal Medicine, Yale Gastroenterology Fellow '22
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