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Table 3 The percentage of NAFLD and MetS in different age groups

From: Characterization of spontaneously-developed non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in aged rhesus monkeys

Age < 8 8–14 ≥ 15 Total
n 8 8 70 86
Number of USS (2–3) 0 2 23 25
Percentage of NAFLD (%) 0.00 25.00 32.86 29.07
Number of MetS 0 3 25 28
Number of NAFLD in MetS monkeys 0 1 13 14
Prevalence of NAFLD in MetS monkeys (%) 33.33 52.00 50.00
Prevalence of NAFLD in Non-MetS monkeys (%) 20.00 22.22 18.97
  1. USS ultrasonographic steatosis score, MetS metabolic syndrome, NAFLD non-alcoholic fatty liver disease