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The CDC estimates that 21% of people living with HIV also have hepatitis C virus.
The burden of viral and nonviral liver disease remains high even in the setting of hepatitis C microelimination.
People who are living with all three viruses have a greater likelihood of progressing to end-stage liver disease.
Women who had both hepatitis C and HIV were most likely to pass HCV on to their newborns.
Cutting the duration of treatment also cut the likelihood of a cure.
People with both HIV and hepatitis C are at greater risk for myocardial infarction as they age, and traditional risk factors also matter.
The risk of HCC fell further as cumulative antihistamine use rose in people with HBV, HCV or both.
Held in person and virtually, AIDS 2022 is the world’s largest HIV-related gathering. From cure news to advocacy, here’s what to expect.
However, some 10% experienced liver decompensation even after antiviral therapy.
A recent study of the direct-acting antiviral regimen included people who contracted hep C within the previous 12 months.
Opioid use disorder is fueling a rise in youth hepatitis C cases and a stabilization of a long decline in HIV among people who use drugs.
Experts are not certain what this latest trend signifies for the trajectory of the opioid use disorder epidemic, however.
New cases of all three viruses have declined in the city over the past decade.
Four things you should know to be #HepAware.
A speedy overview of the major scientific findings presented at the International AIDS Conference in Amsterdam (AIDS 2018)
Diagnosed with hepatitis C and HIV, Gloria Searson became a powerful advocate for many.
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