Evaluation of liver ultrasound findings in patients with metabolic syndrome in the practice of general practitioner

May 22, 2023
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Fatty liver dystrophy is considered a component of the metabolic syndrome. Violations of liver function indicate the risk of developing chronic diseases with an unfavorable prognosis. Early detection of hepatic steatosis is essential to ensure a timely and effective follow-up strategy to prevent progression of the disease. A mandatory condition for early diagnosis of fatty liver dystrophy in a family doctor’s practice is a non-invasive and reliable method — ultrasound examination of the liver.

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