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Diagnosis, management, and treatment of hepatitis C: An update
This document has been approved by the AASLD, the Infectious Diseases Society of America, and the American College of Gastroenterology.
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An Update on Treatment of Genotype 1 Chronic Hepatitis C Virus Infection: 2011 Practice Guideline by the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
The standard of care (SOC) therapy for patients with chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection has been the use of both peginterferon (PegIFN) and ribavirin (RBV). These drugs are administered forExpand
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Diagnosis, management, and treatment of hepatitis C
These recommendations provide a data-supported approach. They are based on the following: (1) a formal review and analysis of the recently published world literature on the topic (Medline search);Expand
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Pathogenesis, Natural History, Treatment, and Prevention of Hepatitis C
Dr. T. Jake Liang (Liver Diseases Section, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases [NIDDK], National Institutes of Health [NIH], Bethesda, Maryland): The identification ofExpand
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Comparison of lactulose and neomycin in the treatment of chronic portal-systemic encephalopathy. A double blind controlled trial.
A randomized double blind clinical comparison of neomycin and lactulose was performed in 33 cirrhotic patients with chronic portal-systemic encephalopathy (PSE) at seven cooperating hospitals. InExpand
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Natural history of chronic hepatitis C
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  • Hepatology
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Much controversy surrounds the issue of the natural history of hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection. Many authorities view the disease as inexorably progressive with a high probability of advancing overExpand
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Diagnosis and Monitoring of Hepatic Injury. II. Recommendations for Use of Laboratory Tests in Screening, Diagnosis, and Monitoring
Abstract Purpose: To review information on the use of laboratory tests in screening, diagnosis, and monitoring of acute and chronic hepatic injury. Data Sources and Study Selection: A MEDLINE searchExpand
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Diagnosis and monitoring of hepatic injury. I. Performance characteristics of laboratory tests.
PURPOSE To review information on performance characteristics for tests that are commonly used to identify acute and chronic hepatic injury. DATA SOURCES AND STUDY SELECTION A MEDLINE search wasExpand
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Hepatitis C and renal disease: an update.
Hepatitis C is both a cause and a complication of chronic renal disease. Chronic infection with hepatitis C virus (HCV) can lead to the immune complex syndromes of cryoglobulinemia andExpand
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Recovery, persistence, and sequelae in hepatitis C virus infection: a perspective on long-term outcome.
Hepatitis C has emerged in recent years as the most common basis for liver disease in the United States, having infected an estimated 3.9 million people in this country and an estimated 170 millionExpand
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