Association Between Alcohol Use Disorder and Receipt of Direct-Acting Antiviral Hepatitis C Virus Treatment
How effective are providers at providing this life saving treatment for Hepatitis C virus in high-risk patients with alcohol use disorder?
Hepatitis C You Later!
A 49-year-old man presents to clinic for evaluation and treatment of hepatitis C infection.
Pediatric Hepatitis B
Put your knowledge to the test in this Clinical Pearls post reviewing prevention, screening, diagnosis and treatment of HBV infections in pediatric patients!
Why should we screen for hepatitis delta?
As trainees, we are well versed in screening for hepatitis B (HBV) and hepatitis C (HCV). However, few of us have experience with hepatitis delta (HDV). This post will offer a quick history and review...
Hepatitis C in Children
A six-month-old full term healthy female born via NSVD, attends a well child check, the pregnancy and birth were uncomplicated.
Should HBV genotype be considered in determining who to surveil for HCC?
In patients with chronic HBV infection, should HBV genotype be considered when determining who should undergo HCC surveillance? This trial tries to answer just that question! https://aasldpubs...
Hep, Hep, Hepatitis!
65 year old female with a history of steroid dependent pemphigus vulgaris would like a second opinion on treatment options. Upon review of her medical records, the rheumatologist discovers she has a...
The neglected viral hepatitis
A 40 year-old female with a past medical history of dermatomyositis, interstitial lung disease (ILD) and hypothyroidism is referred to the hepatology clinic for elevated liver enzymes. Labs reveal...
Acute hepatitis in pregnancy – the truth is more than skin deep
A 28-year-old woman presents with progressive right upper quadrant pain, fever, and non-productive cough. She is 32 weeks pregnant. On admission she is febrile to 39°C and her physical examination is...