Characterization of Patients Referred to Indiana University for Evaluation and Management of Suspected Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease

Study Overview

The purpose of this study is to determine the possible etiological factors, risk factors, and disease severity of all patients referred to Digestive and Liver Diseases Clinics for presumed NAFLD; and also to develop a database of people with fatty liver for future research projects.

Study Description

The purpose of this study is to determine the possible etiological factors, risk factors, and disease severity of all patients referred to Digestive and Liver Diseases Clinics for presumed NAFLD; and also to develop a database of people with fatty liver for future research projects.


  • IRB Number: 1702241508
  • Research Study Identifier: TX7613
  • Principal Investigator: Niharika Samala, MD

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