High hepatitis B virus load is associated with hepatocellular carcinomas development in Chinese chronic hepatitis B patients: a case control study

@inproceedings{Zhou2011HighHB,
  title={High hepatitis B virus load is associated with hepatocellular carcinomas development in Chinese chronic hepatitis B patients: a case control study},
  author={Jinyong Zhou and Le Zhang and Lei Li and Guang-yu Gu and Yi-Hua Zhou and Jun-hao Chen},
  booktitle={Virology Journal},
  year={2011}
}
Persistent hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection is a risk factor for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) development. This study aimed to clarify whether the high HBV DNA level is associated with HCC development by comparing HBV DNA levels between HBV infected patients with and without HCC. There were 78 male and 12 female patients in each group and there was no statistical difference between these two group patients' average ages. The HBV DNA level in the HCC patients was 4.73 ± 1.71 Log10 IU/ml while… CONTINUE READING
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