Murdoch University Research Repository

Welcome to the Murdoch University Research Repository

The Murdoch University Research Repository is an open access digital collection of research
created by Murdoch University staff, researchers and postgraduate students.

Learn more

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.

Link to Published Version: https://www.mja.com.au/journal/2002/176/2/liver-bi...
*Subscription may be required

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.

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