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Author Topic: Optimal HCV Treatment for Genotype 3 Cirrhotics  (Read 6259 times)

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Optimal HCV Treatment for Genotype 3 Cirrhotics
« on: April 21, 2016, 03:00:27 pm »
Heard and excellent summary of recent EASL by David Nelson - he shared that if money/insurance is not an issue, the optimal available treatment for cirrhotic patients with GT 3 is sofosbuvir and daclatasvir with/without ribavirin for 24 weeks. When velpatasvir is available, then 24 weeks of that along with sofosbuvir (with/without rib)
For more on EASL https://www.hepmag.com/tag/easl-2016
Lucinda Porter, RN
1988 Contracted HCV
1997 Interferon nonresponder
2003 PEG + ribavirin responder-relapser
2013 Cured (Harvoni + ribavirin clinical trial)
https://www.hepmag.com/blogger/lucindakporter

 


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