Impact of Hepatitis C Virus Infection on Bone Mineral Density in Renal Transplant Recipients

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BACKGROUND The average prevalence of hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection in renal transplant recipients is 10%. Studies of these patients with HCV infection usually focuses on long-term graft survival and patient survival. Studies of the correlation between HCV infection and bone mineral density (BMD) in renal transplant patients are limited. The aim of this… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0063263

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