Journal of Minimally Invasive Surgical Sciences

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Surgery for Obesity and Impact on Non-Alcoholic Liver Steatosis; The Puzzle Completion

Seyed Moayed Alavian 1 , *
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1 Baqiyatallah Research Center for Gastroenterology and Liver Disease (BRCGL), Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
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  • Journal of Minimally Invasive Surgical Sciences: February 01, 2013, 2 (1); 88-9
  • Published Online: February 28, 2013
  • Article Type: Editorial
  • Received: August 1, 2012
  • Revised: August 4, 2012
  • Accepted: August 10, 2012

To Cite: Alavian S M. Surgery for Obesity and Impact on Non-Alcoholic Liver Steatosis; The Puzzle Completion, J Minim Invasive Surg Sci. 2013 ; 2(1):88-9.

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