Glossary

  • ALT: alanine aminotransferase
  • AST: aspartate aminotransferase
  • CVD: cardiovascular disease
  • GGT: γ-glutamyltransferase
  • H-MRS: proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy
  • MRE: magnetic resonance elastography
  • NAFL: non-alcoholic fatty liver
  • NAFLD: Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
  • NASH: non-alcoholic steatohepatitis
  • PPARs: Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptors
  • T2DM: Diabetes mellitus type 2 Vibration-controlled transient elastography
  • VCTE: Vibration-controlled transient elastography