Long-term ganciclovir therapy for hepatitis B virus infection after liver transplantation.

BACKGROUND/AIMS Hepatitis B virus (HBV) disease on a liver graft is associated with florid viral replication and graft failure. The aim of this study performed between 1992 and 1995 was to investigate the safety and efficacy of long-term intravenous ganciclovir for HBV infection in liver transplant recipients. METHODS Twelve patients with HBV re-infection… (More)