Are icteric and lipemic indices reliable to screen for hyperbilirubinemia and hypertriglyceridemia?

A new interesting article has been published in Clin Chem Lab Med. 2019 Jul 24. pii: /j/cclm.ahead-of-print/cclm-2019-0609/cclm-2019-0609.xml. doi: 10.1515/cclm-2019-0609. Letter and titled:

Are icteric and lipemic indices reliable to screen for hyperbilirubinemia and hypertriglyceridemia?

Authors of this article are:

Lippi G, Bovo C, Salvagno GL.

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