gastroenterology
Hepatology

TE the best screening tool for MTX-induced liver fibrosis

Transient elastography (TE) is a better screening tool for liver fibrosis when compared to Hepascore, FIB-4 or APRI in people with rheumatoid arthritis treated with methotrexate. A WA study, published in the Internal Medicine Journal, recruited 56 patients with long-standing methotrexate use from outpatient general rheumatology and inflammatory arthritis clinics at a single tertiary centre ...

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