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Hepatitis C And Kidneys

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Hepatitis c & kidneys failed

dear respected sir,i am navin solanki from india and my father is suffering from HEP C and his both kidneys are failed since last year. he is on dialysis at the movement. is there any chance of treating hep c consering kidneys failed. please give us...
Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

Response from Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

New York University, School of Medicine
Being on dialysys is not a problem for HCV treatment. In the past, the results have actually been better. There are some people who use ribavirin at a low dose, but that is more controversial. Your father should see a liver specialist and then get... Read more »

Dr. Rob, your input please? (HEPATITIS C AND DELAYED HIV SEROCONVERSION)

Dr. Bob, I have a question about HIV and Hepatitis C coinfection. I am finding conflicting... Read more »
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Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Hepatitis C, HIV and the Kidneys

...been collected between October 1997 and October 2004. This second VA analysis was interested in finding associations between hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection, HIV and health outcomes such as the presence of kidney disease and survival. ... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

The Kidneys and Hepatitis C in Women

...WIHS study need to be confirmed and extended in other co-infected women. Reference Tsui J, Vittinghoff E, Anastos K, et al. Hepatitis C seropositivity and kidney function decline among women with HIV: data from the Women's Interagency HIV... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Table of Contents TreatmentUpdate , July/August 2009

...Kidneys HIV and the Kidneys -- A Look Over Time Cystatin C for Monitoring Kidney Health Comparing Viruses -- HIV and Hepatitis C in Mostly Men The Kidneys and Hepatitis C in Women Age, Tenofovir and the Kidneys A Large Study... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

FAQs for the Public: Hepatitis C

... Overview What is hepatitis? What is the difference between hepatitis A, hepatitis B, and hepatitis C? What is hepatitis C? Statistics How common is acute hepatitis C in the United States? How common is chronic Read more »
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Hepatitis C

Posted by saylomoon, 1 Reply
...Hola amigos, como sabran tuve una posible exposicion con agujas mi pregunta, si alguien sabe, el periodo ventana para hepatitis C, hasta cuantos anos o meses se amplia, ya que en unas paginas lei que eran 6 meses y en otras son 3 anos. tengo... Read more »

Hepatitis C

Posted by capeac, 1 Reply
...no tengo de nuevo hora para la consulta y me gustara saber que sabeis sobre la fiabilidad de los resultados en el test de la Hepatitis C. ?Es cierto que cabe la posibilidad de un falso negativo -ojo estoy hablando de la Hepatitis C no del VIH-... Read more »

Periodo en caso de coinfeccion con la hepatitis c?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Alguien me podria decir si con 6 meses seria suficiente? Read more »

HEPATITIS C SUFFERERS PLEASE READ

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...If you or anyone you know is a Hepatitis C sufferer please call 888-527-7779 x14 We are conducting a telephone study and if you qualify you will receive an incentive for Read more »