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Hepatitis Genotype 1b And Treatment

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Hepatitis c genotype 1a treatment

hi, my mother is of the age 54 and she is suffering from hepatitis c genotype 1a . doctors are of the view that in this age it is not easy enough to cure it ...and this genotype is incurable too.so, kindly suggest me at least diet regarding this...
Lynn E. Taylor, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Lynn E. Taylor, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Brown University
Age 54 is a fine age to treat and cure hepatitis C. Many many people with hepatitis C get treated into their 60s and even 70s! With newer treatments soon available, even those with genotype 1a have an excellent chance for cure. See if you can get... Read more »

Hepatitis C Genotype 1 Relapser Treatment

I have had hep c for probably many years., Low level cirrhosis was found from biopsy done prior to... Read more »

POSITIVE HEPATITIS C GENOTYPE 2B

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AIDS InfoNet

Hepatitis C Genotypes

What Are Hepatitis C Genotypes? Why Do HCV Genotypes Matter? Where Are the HCV Genotypes Found? How Is the Genotype Determined? What Are Hepatitis C Genotypes? Hepatitis C (HCV) genotypes are different strains of the virus that have... Read more »
HIV i-Base

Hepatitis C Treatment and Management

Hepatitis C treatment: how, why, when Who needs treatment? How is hepatitis C treated? What is pegylated interferon? How long is hepatitis C treated for? Goals of hepatitis C treatment Predicting the response to treatment ... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Alarming Incidence of Hepatitis C Virus Re-Infection After Treatment of Sexually Acquired Acute Hepatitis C Virus Infection in HIV-Infected MSM

The seroprevalence of sexually transmitted HCV among men who have sex with men in Amsterdam is stabilizing, recent data show. Little is known, however, about the incidence of HCV re-infection in MSM who have cleared HCV. In the current study, the... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Schering-Plough Hepatitis C Treatment More Effective Than Roche Treatment, Especially Among Obese Patients, Study Says

Schering-Plough 's Peg-Intron treatment is more effective at eliminating the hepatitis C virus than Roche 's Pegasys treatment, particularly for obese patients, according to a small, informal retrospective study released this week at the annual... Read more »
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Hepatitis A:Causes,Symptoms,Prevention & Treatment

Posted by nov
This article
Aalso known as infectious hepatitis, is a liver disease caused by the Hepatitis A virus, HAV. This is comparatively a mild disease which does not progress to a chronic stage. Persons who have contracted the disease may have no symptoms... Read more »

HIV & Hepatitis Treatment Educator

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HIV & Hepatitis Treatment Educator

NATAP is a non-profit corporation with 501(c)3 Federal tax status. Its
mission is to educate individuals about HIV and hepatitis treatment as well
as to advocate on behalf of people living with HIV/AIDS. NATAP... Read more »

Need some help/ info abt Hepatitis B Anti Body

Posted by bstnguy25, 2 Replies
Hi everyone,

I sort of need it a help with regards my recent hepatitis B lab test.
I have been poz since 2006, in Dec 2010 i started my antiviral treatment. I am currently taking stocrin and kivexa. Since then, my viral load has been undetectable and... Read more »

Ventana de Hepatitis

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Otra pregunta que creo que no est planteada en este foro y considero de vital importancia:

-De cuanto tiempo es el periodo ventana de la Hepatitis?

Muchas Gracias THE BODY! Read more »