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OBJECTIVES:To evaluate whether in chronic hepatitis C-positive patients who failed to respond to interferon (IFN) monotherapy a sustained response obtained with retreatment using the combination(More)
BACKGROUND In patients with chronic hepatitis C, rapid HCV-RNA clearance under treatment might allow shorter treatment duration without modifying the sustained virological response (SVR) rate. This(More)
BACKGROUND:Patients with chronic hepatitis C are at risk of developing type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM) and impaired fasting glucose (IFG), and this risk may increase among hepatitis C virus (HCV)(More)
BACKGROUND Functional variants of inosine triphosphatase (ITPA) were recently found to protect against ribavirin (RBV)-induced hemolytic anemia. However, no definitive data are yet available on the(More)