Hepatitis C: Natural history

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Overall, HIV infection has a detrimental effect on the natural history of HCV disease; HIV-infected patients are less likely to clear hepatitis C viremia following acute infection, have higher HCV RNA loads, and experience more rapid progression of HCV-related liver disease than those without HIV infection [1-4].

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationHIV and Liver Disease
PublisherSpringer New York
Number of pages5
ISBN (Electronic)9781441917126
ISBN (Print)9781441917119
StatePublished - Jan 1 2012

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  • Medicine(all)

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    Sulkowski, M. S. (2012). Hepatitis C: Natural history. In HIV and Liver Disease (pp. 101-105). Springer New York. https://doi.org/10.1007/9781441917126_11