Case Report: Chronic Hepatitis C and Autoimmunity (Good Response to Immunosuppressive Treatment)

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The association between autoimmunity and hepatitis C virus is questioned (1, 2). Markers of autoimmunity (anti-nuclear, anti-smooth muscle, and anti-liver/ kidney microsomal autoantibodies) occur with high frequency in patients with chronic hepatitis C (3, 4). These autoantibodies are usually present in low titers, and their occurrence should not preclude… (More)
DOI: 10.1023/A:1018812113732

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@article{Tran1997CaseRC, title={Case Report: Chronic Hepatitis C and Autoimmunity (Good Response to Immunosuppressive Treatment)}, author={Albert Tran and Sylvia Benzaken and Guang Yang and St{\'e}phane Schneider and Alain Doglio and Agnes Rampal and Patrick Rampal}, journal={Digestive Diseases and Sciences}, year={1997}, volume={42}, pages={778-780} }