Association Between the Severity of Nocturnal Hypoxia in Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Damage


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ÇAKMAK E. , Duksal F., Altinkaya E. , Acibucu F. , DOĞAN Ö. T. , Yonem O., ...Daha Fazla

HEPATITIS MONTHLY, cilt.15, 2015 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 15 Konu: 11
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5812/hepatmon.32655
  • Dergi Adı: HEPATITIS MONTHLY

Özet

Background: Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a major disease that can cause significant mortality and morbidity. Chronic intermittent hypoxia is a potential causal factor in the progression from fatty liver to nonalcoholic steatohepatitis.