Published in Hepatitis Weekly, February 3rd, 1997
Researcher Caroline A. Sabin and colleagues from London's Royal Free Hospital suggest that this association, if confirmed, could be critically important in the treatment and care of patients co-infected with HIV and hepatitis C virus (HCV).
It has been suggested recently that patients co-infected with HIV and HCV have a higher risk of progression to chronic liver disease than those infected with HCV alone, and that HCV infection appears to enhance HCV replication. This observation, however, is...
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