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People with both HIV and hepatitis C are at greater risk for myocardial infarction as they age, and traditional risk factors also matter.
The risk of HCC fell further as cumulative antihistamine use rose in people with HBV, HCV or both.
Held in person and virtually, AIDS 2022 is the world’s largest HIV-related gathering. From cure news to advocacy, here’s what to expect.
However, some 10% experienced liver decompensation even after antiviral therapy.
Suppression of hepatitis B virus with antiviral treatment lowered the risk of hepatocellular carcinoma by 58%.
There are a variety of hepatitis C treatments offered for all genotypes, with various stages of liver damage.
Increased HCV testing and treatment for both HIV-positive and HIV-negative gay and bi men could help eliminate hep C.
Hepatitis C commonly spreads through condomless sex and injection drug use among men who have sex with men.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has learned difficult lessons from such outbreaks over the past five years.
A recent study also found that having a higher body mass index was associated with a higher risk of fatty liver disease.
Coinfection with all three viruses ramped up mortality risk nine times compared with having none of the viruses.
A new study’s findings have led researchers to challenge physicians’ biases against certain groups.
Men who have sex with men on PrEP are also diagnosed with hepatitis C at a substantially elevated rate.
A recent study of the direct-acting antiviral regimen included people who contracted hep C within the previous 12 months.
Researchers attribute this dramatic shift to routine testing and access to direct-acting antiviral treatment for hep C.
Six weeks, compared with the standard 12 weeks, was associated with an unacceptably high rate of viral relapse.
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