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Table 2 Radiological and histological data

From: The inverse effect of meal intake on controlled attenuation parameter and liver stiffness as assessed by transient elastography

Characteristics Patients (n = 40)
Liver biopsy
 Fibrosis stage
  F0/F1/F2/F3/F4a 17 (42.5)/9 (22.5)/4 (10.0)/8 (20.0)/2 (5)
 Steatosis stage
  S0/S1/S2/S3a 22 (55.0)/11 (27.5)/4 (10.0)/3 (7.5)
Transient elastography (Premeal)
 CAP, dB/mb 249.7 ± 58.1
 LS, kPac 11.9 (6–18.1)
Ultrasonography
 No fatty livera 17 (46)
 Mild fatty livera 14 (37.8)
 Moderate fatty livera 6 (16.2)
  1. Abbreviations: SD standard deviation, NAFLD nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, BMI body mass index, AST aspartate aminotransferase, ALT alanine aminotransferase, ALP alkaline phosphatase, FBS fasting blood glucose, HDL high density lipoprotein, CAP controlled attenuation parameter, LSM liver stiffness
  2. anumber (%)
  3. bmean ± SD
  4. cmedian (IQR)