Gastroenterology Research and Practice / 2009 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Impact of Hepatitis B Exposure on Sustained Virological Response Rates of Highly Viremic Chronic Hepatitis C Patients

Table 1

Epidemiological, serological, virological, and histological baseline data of the study population. IVDU: intravenous drug users; HCV: hepatitis C virus; Anti-HBc: antibody against Hepatitis B core antigen.

Gender (male/female)124/61

Greeks (%)82.7
Non-Greeks (%)17.3
IVDU (%)70.2
HCV genotype-1 (%)47.6
HCV genotype-2 (%)3.6
HCV genotype-3 (%)36.3
HCV genotype-4 (%)12.5
Cirrhosis (%)14.4
Anti-HBc-negative (%) 70
Anti-HBc-positive (%)30
Anti-HBs positive (%)    84.3
HBV-DNA negative (%) 98.03

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