TITLE

C-sick

AUTHOR(S)
Mass, Lawrence D.
PUB. DATE
March 1999
SOURCE
New York;03/29/99, Vol. 32 Issue 12, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the concerns by physician Douglas Dieterich regarding the American medical sector's weak response to the rising incidence of hepatitis C and hepatitis-related liver disease cases. Downplaying of the magnitude of the threat posed by hepatitis; Rates of mortality due to hepatitis; Increase in the number of liver transplants due to hepatitis C; Testing issues; Sexual transmission of the disease.
ACCESSION #
1779063

 

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