Serum hepatitis B virus DNA level as a risk predictor for liver disease complications

@article{Tacke2006SerumHB,
  title={Serum hepatitis B virus DNA level as a risk predictor for liver disease complications},
  author={Frank Tacke and Christian Trautwein},
  journal={Nature Clinical Practice Gastroenterology &Hepatology},
  year={2006},
  volume={3},
  pages={426-427}
}
DESIGN AND INTERVENTION This prospective cohort study included individuals who were seropositive for HBV surface antigen (HBsAg) and seronegative for hepatitis C antibodies. Exclusion criteria included HCC. All participants were interviewed at study entry and underwent a full health examination, which included abdominal ultra sonography and serologic… CONTINUE READING