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Liver biopsy in hepatitis C: Reassessing its role in 2001

Yusoff, I.F., Mollison, L., Totten, L. and Olynyk, J.K. (2002) Liver biopsy in hepatitis C: Reassessing its role in 2001. Medical Journal of Australia, 176 (2). pp. 89-90.

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Abstract

To the Editor: Chronic hepatitis C (HCV) infection affects more than 200 000 Australians.1 As the degree of hepatic fibrosis is the best predictor of morbidity, liver biopsy has a central role in management. Biopsy is also carried out to exclude additional pathology.

Publication Type: Journal Article
Publisher: Australasian Medical Publishing Company
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/18661
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