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Clinical significance of intrahepatic hepatitis C virus levels in patients with chronic HCV infection.

Authors
  • Haydon, G H
  • Jarvis, L M
  • Blair, C S
  • Simmonds, P
  • Harrison, D J
  • Simpson, K J
  • Hayes, P C
Type
Published Article
Journal
Gut
Publication Date
Apr 01, 1998
Volume
42
Issue
4
Pages
570–575
Identifiers
PMID: 9616323
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Intrahepatic virus levels were not determined by host factors (age of patient, mode or duration of infection) or by virus factors (HCV genotype). Repeatedly negative RT-PCR for HCV RNA in serum does not indicate absence of HCV from the liver.

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