Postmarketing cases of hepatitis B virus (HBV) reactivation during hepatitis C treatment have been reported. We analyzed serum samples from patients in a clinical trial of ledipasvir-sofosbuvir in Taiwan and Korea. Of the 173 patients enrolled, 103 (60%) had been previously infected with HBV. None showed evidence of HBV reactivation.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Clinical Infectious Diseases|
|Publication status||Published - 2016 Nov 1|
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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Microbiology (medical)
- Infectious Diseases