Al-Azhar Assiut Medical Journal

ORIGINAL ARTICLE
Year
: 2016  |  Volume : 14  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 149--152

Impact of dual hepatitis B and C infection on disease severity and treatment outcome: updated review


Gamal Esmat, Tamer Elbaz 
 Department of Endemic Hepatogastroenterology, Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University, Giza, Egypt

Correspondence Address:
Tamer Elbaz
Associate Professor Endemic Hepatogastroenterology, Endemic Hepatogastroenterology Department, Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University
Egypt

Hepatitis B, C are commonly present together. They both share same routes of transmission. Dual infection carries a wide, variable range of virological, clinical profiles. Even in terms of management, large debates arose due to related issues such as priority for treatment, fate of the second virus if the primary one is eradicated.


How to cite this article:
Esmat G, Elbaz T. Impact of dual hepatitis B and C infection on disease severity and treatment outcome: updated review.Al-Azhar Assiut Med J 2016;14:149-152


How to cite this URL:
Esmat G, Elbaz T. Impact of dual hepatitis B and C infection on disease severity and treatment outcome: updated review. Al-Azhar Assiut Med J [serial online] 2016 [cited 2019 Sep 23 ];14:149-152
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