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Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection in the Piacenza dialysis center

  • P. Pizzaferri
  • D. Padrini
  • P. Viale
  • F. Fontana
  • G. P. Poisetti
  • F. Alberici
Conference paper
Part of the Archives of Virology book series (ARCHIVES SUPPL, volume 4)

Summary

In a group of 110 dialysis patients, 21% had anti-HCV antibodies. Statistical differences were noted according to method and duration of dialysis as well as the presence of further risk factors.

Keywords

Peritoneal Dialysis Viral Hepatitis Haemodialysis Patient Negative Patient Drug Addict 
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References

  1. 1.
    A. M. Couroŭcé et al (1990) Antibodies to hepatitis C virus in haemodialysis patients. Abst. 395, International Symposium on viral hepatitis and liver disease. Houston, Texas, April 4–8, 1990Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    U. Schlipköter et al (1990) Prevalence of anti-HCV in Haemodialysis patients in southern Germany. Abst. 397, International Symposium on viral hepatitis and liver disease. Houston, Texas, April 4–8, 1990Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • P. Pizzaferri
    • 2
  • D. Padrini
    • 1
  • P. Viale
    • 1
  • F. Fontana
    • 3
  • G. P. Poisetti
    • 3
  • F. Alberici
    • 1
  1. 1.Div Mal InfettiveOspedale Civile di PiacenzaItaly
  2. 2.Cattedra di Malattie InfettiveUniversità di ParmaParmaItaly
  3. 3.IIo Div. Medicina-Sez EmodialisiOspedale Civile di PiacenzaItaly

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