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Journal of Obesity
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 839275, 11 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/839275
Review Article

Bariatric Surgery as Potential Treatment for Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease: A Future Treatment by Choice or by Chance?

1Department of Emergency Medicine, The James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough TS4 3BW, UK
2Department of Medicine, Wexham Park Hospital, Slough, Berkshire SL2 4HL, UK

Received 1 November 2012; Accepted 20 December 2012

Academic Editor: Ahmed Almobarak

Copyright © 2013 Shuja Hafeez and Mohamed H. Ahmed. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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