Transient elastometry (Fibroscan ® ) appears not to be applicable in HIV monoinfected patients with elevated liver function tests

H. Keim, M. Berger, J. Hartikainen, U. Joppek, J. Kirchberg, M.K. Mausolf, H. Stocker, C. Weber, K. Arastéh, R. Weiss & P. Ingiliz
Introduction: Elevated liver function tests (eLFT) in HIV monoinfected patients (pts) have been previously reported, caused by several medical conditions such as hepatic steatosis, non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH), nodular regenerative hyperplasia or drug toxicity. These conditions may lead to liver[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]