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The enhanced liver fibrosis (ELF) test: a clinical grade, validated serum test, biomarker of overall fibrosis in systemic sclerosis (SSc).

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Posted 25 May 2013 - 11:01 PM

The enhanced liver fibrosis (ELF) test: a clinical grade, validated serum test, biomarker of overall fibrosis in systemic sclerosis (SSc).

 

The ELF significantly correlates with several measures of fibrosis in SSc and with overall disease activity, severity and health assessment questionnaire-disability index (HAQ-DI.) Pub Med Ann Rheum Dis. 2013 Mar 19. (Also see: Liver Involvement)

 

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