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Immune response in hepatitis C Resposta imune na hepatite C

@inproceedings{Andrade2011ImmuneRI,
  title={Immune response in hepatitis C Resposta imune na hepatite C},
  author={Luis Jesuino de Oliveira Andrade and Ajax Merc{\^e}s Atta and Maria Atta and Carolina Alves Costa Silva and A D'oliveira and Raymundo Paran{\'a}},
  year={2011}
}
Abstract Autoimmune phenomena are frequent in chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection, and treatment of patients with chronic viral hepatitis creates an essential turning point for therapy of these diseases. The presence of these auto-reactivities in HCV generates clinical overlaps and dilemmas in the correct classification and treatment of such patients. A variety of autoantibodies are often observed in patients with HCV: rheumatoid factor, antinuclear antibodies, antibodies to double… 

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