gamma-Glutamyl transpeptidase as a response predictor when using alpha-interferon to treat hepatitis C.
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Jan 01, 1995
Both the hepatic iron content of the liver and the gamma-glutamyl transpeptidase value prior to treatment were able to predict a clinical response to Interferon therapy. More importantly, the gamma-glutamyl transpeptidase level measured in serum could be used to monitor the IFN response during treatment and was found to predict clinical exacerbations of hepatitis following withdrawal of Interferon therapy.
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