Table 9 Diagnostic blood tests for chronic liver disease Alcohol-induced liver disease Fatty liver, hepatic steatosis and ... mellitus, so check fasting glucose/ glucose tolerance test in patient without known diabetes HBsAg is the correct screening test; if positive, test for HBeAg, HBV DNA. ... or the degree of liver damage needs to be more thoroughly assessed in order to stage disease, assess prognosis andanbsp;...
|Title||:||Medical Masterclass: Module 8 - Gastroenerology & Hepatology|
|Author||:||Royal College of Physicians|
|Publisher||:||Royal College of Physicians - 2008|