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Hepascore is a form of biochemical severity scoring system based on liver function tests in predicting the extent of liver fibrosis in patients with hepatitis C infection. Hepascore may also be applicable to other liver diseases and is being trialed for fatty liver disease and hepatitis B infection.
The used markers include
- serum bilirubin
- serum gamma glutamyl transferase
- serum alpha 2 macroglobulin
- serum hyaluronic acid levels
The scoring system ranges between 0 and 1.