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Table 9 Relation between U/S grade of fatty liver and FIB-4 score results

From: Real-time elastography “FibroScan” compared to simple non-invasive screening tools in the assessment of liver fibrosis in non-alcoholic fatty liver patients

FIB-4 score results U/S score of fatty liver Total P
Grade I
(n = 48)
Grade II
(n = 24)
Grade III
(n = 28)
No % No % No % No %
 < F3 47 97.9% 23 95.8% 20 71.4% 90 90%  
 ≥ F3 1 2.1% 1 4.2% 8 28.6% 10 10%  
Total 48 100% 24 100% 28 100% 100 100%  < 0.001 (HS)