The long-term impact of hepatitis C infection in kidney transplantation in the pre-direct acting antiviral era

Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection in kidney transplantation is an important issue with effects on patient and graft survival. The current standard of care involves using oral Direct Acting Antiviral drugs. Till recently, pre-transplant treatment with interferon was the only option for treatment. We...

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Main Authors: Radhika Chemmangattu Radhakrishnan, Basu Gopal, Uday G Zachariah, Priya Abraham, Anjali Mohapatra, Anna T Valson, Suceena Alexander, Shibu Jacob, Kakde Shailesh Tulsidas, Vinoi G David, Santosh Varughese
Format: Article
Published: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications 2018-01-01
Series:Saudi Journal of Kidney Diseases and Transplantation
Online Access:;year=2018;volume=29;issue=5;spage=1092;epage=1099;aulast=Radhakrishnan