Get 20M+ Full-Text Papers For Less Than $1.50/day. Start a 14-Day Trial for You or Your Team.

Learn More →

A Risk for Hepatocellular Carcinoma Persists Long-term After Sustained Virologic Response in Patients With Hepatitis CAssociated Liver Cirrhosis

A Risk for Hepatocellular Carcinoma Persists Long-term After Sustained Virologic Response in... The risk for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) remained at a low level long-term (up to 8 years) after achievement of sustained virologic response (SVR) in patients with hepatitis C virusassociated liver cirrhosis. Continued surveillance for HCC after SVR is warranted. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Clinical Infectious Diseases Oxford University Press

A Risk for Hepatocellular Carcinoma Persists Long-term After Sustained Virologic Response in Patients With Hepatitis CAssociated Liver Cirrhosis

Loading next page...
 
/lp/oxford-university-press/a-risk-for-hepatocellular-carcinoma-persists-long-term-after-sustained-i023DEWtLA

References (26)

Publisher
Oxford University Press
Copyright
The Author 2013. Published by Oxford University Press on behalf of the Infectious Diseases Society of America. All rights reserved. For Permissions, please e-mail: journals.permissions@oup.com.
Subject
ARTICLES AND COMMENTARIES
ISSN
1058-4838
eISSN
1537-6591
DOI
10.1093/cid/cit234
pmid
23616492
Publisher site
See Article on Publisher Site

Abstract

The risk for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) remained at a low level long-term (up to 8 years) after achievement of sustained virologic response (SVR) in patients with hepatitis C virusassociated liver cirrhosis. Continued surveillance for HCC after SVR is warranted.

Journal

Clinical Infectious DiseasesOxford University Press

Published: Jul 15, 2013

Keywords: hepatocellular carcinoma liver decompensation liver-related death complications sustained virologic response

There are no references for this article.