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What are the tests for hepatic fibrosis?

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Dr. Jeffrey Gene Kaplan
Pediatrics 53 years experience
HepaScore: If not liver biopsy, alpha2 macro globulin increase; a lipoprotein a1 decrease, ggt, bilirubin, hyaluronic enzyme immunoassay; sex and age factor in as well.

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