Sustained virologic response to treatment in 100% of patients recently infected, nosocomially, with HCV genotype 2.


OBJECTIVE In 2003, a cluster of hepatitis C virus (HCV)-infected patients with a common history of a surgical procedure, performed during 2001 to 2003, was identified in a medical center. An epidemiologic investigation linked a physician, infected with HCV genotype 2, as the possible source of infection in 35 patients. The evaluation, therapy, and outcome… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/MCG.0b013e31804c7053