Genotypes and viremia of hepatitis B and D viruses are associated with outcomes of chronic hepatitis D patients.


BACKGROUND & AIMS Genotypes and viremia of hepatitis D virus (HDV) and hepatitis B virus (HBV) may be associated with outcomes. This study evaluated the impact of viral genotypes and viremia on outcomes of dual HBV and HDV infection. METHODS Viremia and viral genotypes were analyzed in 194 consecutive chronic hepatitis B patients with HDV superinfection… (More)