Published in Hepatitis Weekly, March 8th, 2010
"A cohort of 126 patients with AHC was prospectively enrolled between 1999 and 2007 Fifteen (12%) were HIV coinfected. Suspected modes of hepatitis C virus transmission were drug use (38%), sexual contact (21%), nosocomial transmission (18%), and occupational exposure (12%). For 40% of the patients, AHC was revealed by jaundice. Spontaneous viral clearance occurred in 40% of the 72 patients observed for 3 months without...
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