Other Hepatitis Viruses and HIV Infection



Although hepatitis B virus (HBV) and hepatitis C virus (HCV) are the most frequent agents of liver disease in HIV-infected individuals, infection with other hepatitis viruses may lead to either acute episodes of liver damage (i.e., A and E) or chronic hepatic disease (i.e., Delta). Hepatotropic viruses other than B and C are often forgotten in the setting of HIV infection, and awareness and knowledge about their potential role as the cause of disease are important.


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  1. 1.Department of Infectious DiseasesCarlos III HospitalMadridSpain
  2. 2.Department of Infectious DiseasesCarlos III HospitalMadridSpain

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