Survey on Occurrence of Hepatitis: A Case Study

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  • Shivam Shekhar Amity Institute of Pharmacy Lucknow, Amity University Uttar Pradesh, India

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.54060/pcc.2023.6

Keywords:

Reactivation of HBV, DAA treatment, HCV infection

Abstract

Background: The hepatitis B virus (HBV) may reactivate. The patients who were found in accordance with Egyptian guidelines from February 2019 to December 2019. On the other hand, it was seen that those patients had just contracted HBV. Results: Of all participants, 51% of them were women and 49% of them were men above the age of 18. The results of four weeks, and the conclusion of the 12-week treatment period all showed improvement, with the exception of serum albumin, and this difference was highly statistically significant. 34 individuals with Co-infections with and results l were present at the start of the investigation. Reactivation was found in 6 individuals after 1 month of DAA treatment. Conclusion: In order to identify new infection or the reactivation of a preexisting infection during or after DAA medication, screening for HBV infection is necessary.

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2023-09-30

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Shekhar S. Survey on Occurrence of Hepatitis: A Case Study. Int. J. Primary Crit. Care [Internet]. 2023 Sep. 30 [cited 2024 May 18];1(1):1-6. Available from: http://pcc.a2zjournals.com/index.php/pcc/article/view/6

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