A new model using platelet indices to predict liver fibrosis in patients with chronic hepatitis B infection


Ceylan B., Mete B. , Fincanci M., Aslan T., AKKOYUNLU Y., Ozgunes N., ...More

WIENER KLINISCHE WOCHENSCHRIFT, vol.125, pp.453-460, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 125
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00508-013-0394-3
  • Journal Name: WIENER KLINISCHE WOCHENSCHRIFT
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.453-460
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

We aimed to investigate whether mean platelet volume (MPV) and platelet distribution width (PDW) are variables determining the severity of liver fibrosis in patients with chronic HBV infection.