Genotype Distributions and Hepatitis B Coinfection in Hepatitis C Patients at a University Hospital


Aydin O.

VIRAL HEPATIT DERGISI-VIRAL HEPATITIS JOURNAL, vol.27, no.1, pp.13-18, 2021 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.4274/vhd.galenos.2021.2021-1-1
  • Title of Journal : VIRAL HEPATIT DERGISI-VIRAL HEPATITIS JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.13-18

Abstract

Objectives: Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection is a major cause of chronic liver disease. Comorbidity with the hepatitis B virus (HBV) leads to progressive fibrosis and severe liver disease. Our study aimed to determine HBV coinfection rates in HCV patients.