Effect of prednisone priming followed by alfa-interferon in treatment of children with chronic hepatitis B: an interim analysis of a controlled trial
A six-month analysis of a controlled trial on the treatment of chronic hepatitis B in children shows that prednisone priming followed by α-interferon 2A was effective in 6 of 9 treated patients in reducing HBV replication and disease activity.
KeywordsChronic Hepatitis Chronic Persistent Hepatitis Active Viral Replication NANB Hepatitis Prednisone Withdrawal
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