ABSTRACT -Background -Vitamin A participates in several essentials functions in the human body and their serum concentrations may be decreased in non-transmissible diseases. Aim -To assess the relationship of the nutritional status of Vitamin A through the serum concentrations of retinol and beta carotene, with regression of hepatic steatosis in individuals who undergone Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery for treatment of class III obesity. Methods -Were included 30 individuals, male and female, submitted to Ro…
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