Chronic hepatitis C infection : a review and update on treatment strategies

@inproceedings{Weltman2003ChronicHC,
  title={Chronic hepatitis C infection : a review and update on treatment strategies},
  author={Dr Martin D Weltman and Wing Commander Nicholas J Talley},
  year={2003}
}
◆ Hepatitis C virus (HCV) is transmitted by blood and such transmission now occurs primarily through injecting drug use, sex with an infected partner or partners, and occupational exposure. Most HCV infections become chronic, so the prevalence of HCV infections is high. ◆ HCV is a leading cause of cirrhosis, a common cause of hepatocellular cancer (HCC) and… CONTINUE READING