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Determining factors for treatment ineligibility in elderly HCV patients
 

Determining factors for treatment ineligibility in elderly HCV patients

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There appears to be a high percentage of elderly patients with active hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection who may not be eligible for treatment due mostly to the presence of uncontrolled comorbidities and excessive alcohol use, according to a study.
 
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31 Dec 2016 - General
 
The percentage that are shown by the study are helpless. The most numbers included were the elderly wherein they may have chosen not to have the right treatment. If only proper knowledge maybe given to them, this might help them even change their min...
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