Evaluation of Serum Lipid Profile in Turkish Patients with Chronic Hepatitis C

  title={Evaluation of Serum Lipid Profile in Turkish Patients with Chronic Hepatitis C},
  author={Mustafa G{\"u}çl{\"u} and Tolga Yakar and Nurzen Sezgin},
Aim: In this study we researched the effect of chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection on serum lipid profile. Method: 28 patients (age average: 58.2±7.9 years) 17 of them women and 11 of them men and 33 healthy people (age average: 51.1±7.4 years) 22 of them women and 11 of them men taking chronic hepatitis C diagnosis through liver biopsy and in that any treatment wasn’t started yet were taken into the study. Liver biopsy samples were evaluated according to Knodell’s histology activity… CONTINUE READING


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