Hepatitis G Is common in AIDS patients but Is not associated with abnormal liver function tests or other clinical syndromes

I. Woolley, H. Valdez, C. Walker, A. Landay, D. Zdunek, G. Hess, M. Ledcnnan

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Abstract

Intro: Hepatitis G virus (Hep G) is a new flavivirus, of unknown clinical significance, found in 1-4% of blood donors but more often in some immunocompromised groups. Aims: Determine the prevalence of Hep G plasma RNA in AIDS patients and ascertain any relationship to clinical or laboratory abnormalities. Method: Frozen plasma samples from 194 HlV+ patients with a CD4 cell count

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)450
Number of pages1
JournalClinical Infectious Diseases
Volume25
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1997

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