Published in Blood Weekly, May 25th, 2006
"HCV infection is a common problem that increases morbidity and mortality in hemodialysis patients. These patients are also at risk of increased oxidative stress," wrote S. Sezer and colleagues, Baskent University Hospital.
They continued, "The aim of this study was to evaluate possible interactions between HCV infection and oxidative stress indicators in a group of hemodialysis patients awaiting transplantation."
"We evaluated 73 patients (29 women, 44 men; ages, 49.3±13.3 years;...
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