TITLE

Fibrosis progression in chronic hepatitis C virus infection

AUTHOR(S)
McCaughan, G. W.; George, J.
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
Gut;Mar2004, Vol. 53 Issue 3, p318
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Chronic hepatitis C virus infection is typically characterised by slowly progressive hepatic fibrosis. However, it is recognised that some patients do not progress while others rapidly develop significant fibrosis. Here, we review studies that have assessed factors that could influence this rate of fibrotic progression.
ACCESSION #
13492603

 

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