Combination treatment of interferon alpha-2b and ribavirin in comparison to interferon monotherapy in treatment of chronic hepatitis C genotype 4 patients

A el-Zayadi, O Selim, S Haddad, P Simmonds, H Hamdy, H M Badran, S Shawky

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Abstract

Treatment of chronic hepatitis C patients, infected with genotype 4 with interferon-alpha yielded a limited response. Our aim was to compare the efficacy of interferon-alpha alone and in combination with ribavirin in chronic hepatitis C patients infected with genotype 4.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)472-5
Number of pages4
JournalItalian journal of gastroenterology and hepatology
Volume31
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 1999

Keywords

  • Adult
  • Antiviral Agents
  • Biopsy
  • Drug Therapy, Combination
  • Genotype
  • Hepacivirus
  • Hepatitis C, Chronic
  • Humans
  • Interferon-alpha
  • Liver
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • RNA, Viral
  • Recombinant Proteins
  • Ribavirin
  • Time Factors
  • Viremia

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