Distribution and Predominance of Genotype 3 in Hepatitis C Virus Carriers in the Province of Kahramanmaras, Turkey


Caliskan A., Kirisci O., Ozkaya E. , Ozden S., Tumer S., Caglar S., ...More

HEPATITIS MONTHLY, vol.15, no.4, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 15 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.5812/hepatmon.15(4)2015.25142
  • Title of Journal : HEPATITIS MONTHLY

Abstract

Background: The hepatitis C virus (HCV) has six major genotypes and more than 100 subtypes, and the determination of the responsible genotype, collection of epidemiological data, tailoring antiviral therapy, and prediction of prognosis have an important place in disease management.