Serum autoantibody positivity and its impact on the treatment response of the genotype 1 chronic hepatitis C.


Erdal G. S. , Hatemi I. , Atay K. , Canbakan B. , Ozdemir S., Tuncer M., ...More

BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH-INDIA, vol.28, no.2, pp.866-868, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 28 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Title of Journal : BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH-INDIA
  • Page Numbers: pp.866-868

Abstract

Background: Autoantibody positivity is a common finding in chronic hepatitis C infection. The data about the clinical and prognostic significance of the presence of these autoantibodies is still controversial. The aim of this study is to investigate the clinical significance of the presence of autoantibodies on the treatment response of the genotype 1 chronic hepatitis C.