HCV infection in Poland.

  title={HCV infection in Poland.},
  author={Krzysztof Bielawski and M Wlasiuk and M Truskolawska and Bogdan Falkiewicz},
  journal={Archives of medical research},
  volume={31 5},
BACKGROUND Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection is one of the most prevalent infectious diseases in the world. In 1997, hepatitis C became a statutorily noticeable disease in Poland. Nevertheless, to date, only a few notable studies on the prevalence of HCV infection have been carried out in Poland. Therefore, a study to determine the prevalence of HCV infection markers in an unselected population of Polish subjects was performed. METHODS After several advertisements (in the print media and on… CONTINUE READING