Prevalence of hepatitis C virus infection in patients with lymphoproliferative disorders in Southern Turkey

@article{Payda1999PrevalenceOH,
  title={Prevalence of hepatitis C virus infection in patients with lymphoproliferative disorders in Southern Turkey},
  author={Semra Paydaş and Berkay Kiliç and Berksoy Şahin and Resul Bugdayci},
  journal={British Journal of Cancer},
  year={1999},
  volume={80},
  pages={1303 - 1305}
}
SummaryAnti-hepatitis C virus (HCV) antibody prevalence was investigated in 228 patients with lymphoproliferative disorders (LPDs). Twenty-six of 228 (11.40%) patients with LPDs were positive for anti-HCV which was higher than the donor population (P = 0.0007). Nine of 98 cases with non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, five of 47 cases with multiple myeloma, seven of 36 cases with Hodgkin’s disease, four of 38 cases with chronic lymphocytic leukaemia and one of nine cases with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia… CONTINUE READING