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about HBV medicines!
Dec 13, 2007

Dear Dr.,

Is there any chances of having medicines to cure HBV in the near future? How expensive are available medicines at present. Do insurence pay for these medicines, pls help me.

Response from Dr. McGovern

Several excellent HBV medicines are available, including telbivudine, entecavir, pegylated interferon, adefovir, lamivudine and others.

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Unknown Causes of Hep B and C

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