A meta-analysis of patients with chronic hepatitis C treated with interferon-alpha to determine the risk of autoimmune thyroiditis.

@article{Andrade2011AMO,
  title={A meta-analysis of patients with chronic hepatitis C treated with interferon-alpha to determine the risk of autoimmune thyroiditis.},
  author={Lu{\'i}s Jesu{\'i}no de Oliveira Andrade and Argemiro D'Oliveira and Carolina Alves Costa Silva and Paulo Henrique Fachina Nunes and Larissa Santos França and Ana Micheline Andrade Malta and Raymundo Paran{\'a}},
  journal={Acta gastroenterologica Latinoamericana},
  year={2011},
  volume={41 2},
  pages={104-10}
}
OBJECTIVE In order to analyze the effect on autoimmune thyroiditis (AT) of current anti-hepatitis C virus (HCV) treatment in HCV-infected patients, we performed a systematic review with meta-analysis of the available literature. The present meta-analysis was conducted to evaluate the strength and the consistency of the association between treatments with… CONTINUE READING