Potential clinical application of strain elastography in chronic liver diseases

  • Rui Huang
  • Jian Wang
  • Juan Xia
  • Yingying Hao
  • Chao Wu
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Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

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© Japanese Society of Gastroenterology 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  • Rui Huang
    • 1
  • Jian Wang
    • 1
  • Juan Xia
    • 1
  • Yingying Hao
    • 2
  • Chao Wu
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Infectious DiseasesNanjing Drum Tower Hospital, Nanjing University Medical SchoolNanjingChina
  2. 2.Department of Intensive Care UnitNanjing Drum Tower Hospital, Nanjing University Medical SchoolNanjingChina

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