What is a FibroScan?
FibroScan is a specialized ultrasound machine for your liver. It measures fibrosis (scarring) and steatosis (fatty change) in your liver. … It can be used alone or with other tests (such as blood tests, imaging scans, or biopsies) that also measure scarring or fatty change in your liver
Who needs a FibroScan?
Your physician may recommend a FibroScan® test if you have one of the following chronic liver conditions:
• hepatitis B
• hepatitis C
• alcoholic liver disease
• non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH)
• autoimmune hepatitis
• genetic diseases such as hemochromatosis and Wilson’s disease
Please call 586-598-3329 to schedule your Fibroscan appointment today.
Fibroscans are available to the public and can be performed without an order from your doctor.