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General/Miscellaneous Reports
 

         Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries

 
International therapeutic guidelines for patients with HCV-related extrahepatic disorders. A multidisciplinary expert statement.
Zignego AL, Ramos-Casals M, Ferri C,  et al

Autoimmun Rev
. 2017 Mar 7.
Abstract

Evidence-based recommendations on the management of extrahepatic manifestations of chronic hepatitis C virus infection
Ramos-Casals M, Zignego AL, Ferri C, 1 et al
J Hepatol. 2017 Feb 17.
Abstract

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Higher CD163 levels are associated with insulin resistance in hepatitis C virus-infected and HIV-infected adults.
Reid M, Ma Y, Scherzer R, Price JC, et al
AIDS. 2017 Jan 28;31(3):385-393
Paper

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Patients with Haemoglobinopathies and Chronic Hepatitis C: A Real Difficult to Treat Population in 2016?
Zachou K, Arvaniti P, Gatselis NK, et al
Mediterr J Hematol Infect Dis. 2017
Paper

Extrahepatic manifestations of chronic hepatitis C infection: a consecutive study in Brazilian patients.
Tengan FM, Levy-Neto M, Miziara ID, et al
Braz J Infect Dis
. 2016 Dec 6.
Abstract

Extrahepatic manifestations of HCV infection
Husa P.
Vnitr Lek. 2016 Fall;62(Suppl2):18-22. Czech.
Abstract

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Systemic manifestations of hepatitis C infection.
Tang L, Marcell L, Kottilil S.
Infect Agent Cancer. 2016 May 23;11:29
Paper

Extrahepatic manifestations of chronic hepatitis C virus infection.
Cacoub P, Comarmond C, Domont F,
Ther Adv Infect Dis. 2016 Feb;3(1):3-14.
Abstract

Extrahepatic Manifestations of Hepatitis C Virus.
Viganò M, Colombo M.  
Gastroenterol Clin North Am. 2015 Dec;44(4):775-91.
Abstract

Endocrine manifestations of chronic HCV infection.
Caviglia GP, Rosso C, Fagoonee S,  et al
Minerva Endocrinol
. 2015 Sep 8.
Abstract

Extra-hepatic Morbidity and Mortality of Chronic Hepatitis C.
Negro F, Forton D, Craxì A, et al
Gastroenterology. 2015 Aug 25.
Abstract

Extrahepatic Manifestations of Hepatitis C Infection: Navigating CHASM.
Sherman AC, Sherman KE.
Curr HIV/AIDS Rep
. 2015 Jul 25
Abstract

Extrahepatic manifestations in chronic hepatitis C virus carriers.
Rosenthal E, Cacoub P.
Lupus
. 2015 Apr;24(4-5):469-
Abstract

A case of multiple extrahepatic manifestations in a patient with untreated, chronic hepatitis C virus infection.
Meillier A, McGee J, Kartan S, Baskin S.
Int J Infect Dis. 2013 Dec 5.
Abstract

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Measuring the response of extrahepatic symptoms and quality of life to antiviral treatment in patients with hepatitis C
Isaacs D, Abdelaziz N, Keller M,  et al
Hepat Res Treat. 2013;2013:910519.

Paper

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Chronic HCV infection and inflammation: Clinical impact on hepatic and extra-hepatic manifestations.
Zampino R, Marrone A, Restivo L, et al
World J Hepatol
. 2013 Oct 27;5(10):528-540.
Paper

Hepatitis C Virus Infection Is Not An Independent Risk Factor For Obstructive Lung Disease.
Fischer Ii WA, Drummond MB, Merlo CA,  et al
COPD
. 2013 Jul 17
Abstract

Can brucellosis influence the course of chronic hepatitis C in dual infection?
Abou El Azm AR, Abou-Ali L, et al
Arch Virol
. 2012 Nov 3.
Abstract

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Extrahepatic manifestations and autoantibodies in patients with hepatitis C virus infection.
Himoto T, Masaki T.
Clin Dev Immunol
. 2012;2012:871401
Paper

Impact of extrahepatic complications (diabetes and glomerulonephritis) associated with hepatitis
C virus infection after renal transplantation.
Cruzado JM, Bestard O, Grinyó JM
Contrib Nephrol. 2012;176:108-16.
Abstract

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Association between Chronic Viral Hepatitis Infection and Breast Cancer Risk: a Nationwide
Population-based Case-control Study.
Su FH, Chang SN, Chen PC, et al
BMC Cancer
. 2011 Nov 24;11(1):495
Paper

Outcomes After Lung Transplantation and Practices of Lung Transplant Programs in the
United States Regarding Hepatitis C Seropositive Recipients.
Fong TL, Cho YW, Hou L, et al
Transplantation. 2011 Apr 21.
Abstract

Sicca complex among Egyptian patients with chronic hepatitis C virus infection.
Nawito Z, Amin A, El-Fadl SA,et al
Clin Rheumatol. 2011 Apr 13.
Abstract

Chronic Hepatitis C Virus Infection is Associated with More Severe Asthma.
Nakashima T, Yokoyama A, Ohnishi H, et al
Allergol Int. 2011 Mar 25.
Abstract

Necrolytic Acral Erythema as a Cutaneous Marker of Hepatitis C: Report of
Two Cases and Review.

Tabibian JH, Gerstenblith MR, Tedford RJ,  et al  
Dig Dis Sci
. 2010 May 26
Abstract

Comorbidities associated with the increasing burden of hepatitis C infection.
Basseri B, Yamini D, Chee G, et al
Liver Int
. 2010 Apr 8.
Abstract

Extrahepatic manifestations associated with chronic hepatitis C infections in Poland.
Zarebska-Michaluk DA, Lebensztejn DM,  et al
Adv Med Sci
. 2010 Apr 6:1-7.
Abstract
 

 
       Conference Reports, Abstracts, and Posters
 
 
Comparison of extrahepatic HCV quasispecies evolution in blood peripheral mononuclear cells and plasma
H. Sahni, M. Winters, M. Holodniy
(XX International AIDS Conference)
Abstract

Anemia
 

         Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries

 
Management of anemia induced by triple therapy in patients with chronic hepatitis C: challenges, opportunities and recommendations.
Romero-Gómez M, Berenguer M, Molina E, Calleja JL.  
J Hepatol
. 2013 Jul 15.
Abstract

Anemia Management in Patients with Chronic Viral Hepatitis C
Hynicka LM, Heil EL
Ann Pharmacother. 2013 Feb 5.
Abstract

HCV treatment-related anemia is associated with higher sustained virologic response rate.
Sulkowski MS, Shiffman ML, Afdhal NH,  et al
Gastroenterology
. 2010 Aug 16
Abstract

 

Cancer
                          

         Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 
  Increased incidence of cancer observed in HIV/HCV-coinfected patients versus HIV-monoinfected, 1993-2014.
Meijide H, Pértega S, Rodríguez-Osorio I, et al

AIDS
. 2017 Mar 21.
Abstract

Celiac Disease
                          

         Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 
  FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Onset of Celiac Disease after Treatment of Chronic Hepatitis C with Interferon Based Triple Therapy.
Singh A, Zaeri N, Ho IK.
Case Reports Hepatol. 2015;2015:763497.

Paper

Cholecystitis
                          

         Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 
  FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Acute acalculous cholecystitis caused by Hepatitis C: A rare case report.
Omar A, Osman M, Bonnet G, Ghamri N.
Int J Surg Case Rep. 2015 Dec 17;19:78-81.

Paper

Cryoglobulinemia
       

       Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 
 
FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Analysis, detection and quantitation of mixed cryoglobulins in HCV infection: brief review and case examples.
Voma CB, Levinson SS.
Clin Chem Lab Med
. 2016 Dec 1;54(12):1853
Paper

Prospective Study of Guideline-Tailored Therapy with Direct-Acting Antivirals for Hepatitis C Virus-Associated Mixed Cryoglobulinemia.
Gragnani L, Visentini M, Fognani E, et al
Hepatology. 2016 Aug 2.

Abstract

Treatment of Hepatitis C Virus-Associated Mixed Cryoglobulinemia with Sofosbuvir-Based Direct-Acting Antiviral Agents.
Sise ME, Bloom AK, Wisocky J, et al
Hepatology
. 2015 Oct 17.
Abstract

Low Vitamin D Levels Are Associated with the Presence of Serum Cryoglobulins in Patients with Chronic HCV Infection.
Gentile I, Scarano F, Celotti A,  et al
In Vivo
. 2015 05-06;29(3):399-404.
Abstract

Impact of Cryoglobulinemic Syndrome on the Outcome of Chronic Hepatitis C Virus Infection: A 15-Year Prospective Study.
Lauletta G, Russi S, Conteduca V,  et al
Medicine
(Baltimore)
. 2013 Aug 26.

Abstract

Life-Threatening Cryoglobulinemic Patients With Hepatitis C: Clinical Description and Outcome of 279 Patients.
Retamozo S, Díaz-Lagares C, Bosch X,  et al
Medicine (
Baltimore)
. 2013 Aug 22.
Abstract

Somatic hypermutations confer rheumatoid factor activity in hepatitis C virus-associated mixed cryoglobulinemia.
Charles ED, Orloff MI, Nishiuchi E,  et al
Arthritis Rheum
. 2013 Jun 10.
Abstract

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Role of MicroRNA Profile Modifications in Hepatitis C Virus-Related Mixed Cryoglobulinemia.
Fognani E, Giannini C, Piluso A, Gragnani L,  et al
P
LoS One
. 2013 May 1;8(5):e62965.
Paper

Antiviral therapy of symptomatic HCV-mixed 
cryoglobulinemia after liver transplant: Case 
report and literature review.
Francesca Donato M, Banfi G,  et al
Int J Artif Organs. 2013 Feb 28:0.
.
Abstract

Antiviral Therapy for HCV-Associated Cryoglobulinemic Glomerulonephritis: Case Report and Review of the Literature.
Fabrizi F, Fogazzi GB, Cresseri D, et al
Kidney Blood Press Res. 2013 Jan 8;35(6):687-693
.
Abstract

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
HCV Proteins and Immunoglobulin Variable Gene (IgV) Subfamilies in HCV-Induced Type II Mixed Cryoglobulinemia: A
Concurrent Pathogenetic Role.

Sautto G, Mancini N, Solforosi L, et al

Clin Dev Immunol
. 2012;2012:705013
Paper

Cryoglobulinemia in elderly patients with HCV-related chronic hepatitis.
Foschi FG, Dall'aglio AC, Lanzi A,et al

World J Gastrointest Pharmacol Ther
. 2010 Apr 6;1(2):72-4.
Abstract

Genetic determinants in hepatitis C virus-associated mixed cryoglobulinemia:
Role of polymorphic variants of BAFF promoter and Fcγ receptors.
Gragnani L, Piluso A, Giannini C, et al

Arthritis Rheum
. 2011 May;63(5):1446-51.
Abstract

HCV-related cryoglobulinemic syndrome beginning as isolated gynaecologic vasculitis.
Quartuccio L, Maset M, Di Loreto C, De Vita S.
Clin Exp Rheumatol
. 2011 Feb 2. .
Abstract

Recommendations for the management of mixed cryoglobulinemia syndrome in hepatitis
C virus-infected patients.
Pietrogrande M, Devita S, Zignego A,  et al
Autoimmun Rev
. 2011 Feb 14.|
Abstract

Successful treatment of HCV-related cryoglobulinemic glomerulonephritis with
double-filtration plasmapheresis and interferon combination therapy.
Namba T, Shiba R, Yamamoto T, et al
Clin Exp Nephrol
. 2010 May 14.
Abstract

Rituximab plus Peg-Interferon {alpha} /ribavirin compared to Peg- Interferon
{alpha} /ribavirin in Hepatitis C related mixed cryoglobulinemia.
Saadoun D, Resche Rigon M, et al
Blood
. 2010 May
Abstract

Causes and Predictive Factors of Mortality in a Cohort of Patients with Hepatitis C Virus-related
Cryoglobulinemic Vasculitis Treated with Antiviral Therapy.
Landau DA, Scerra S, Sene D, et al
J Rheumatol
. 2010 Jan 28
Abstract

Immunoadsorption apheresis and immunosuppressive drug therapy in the treatment of
complicated HCV-related cryoglobulinemia.
Stefanutti C, Vivenzio A, Di Giacomo S,et al
J Clin Apher
. 2009 Nov 19.
Abstract

Current therapeutic strategies for HCV-associated cryoglobulinemia.
Iannuzzella F, Garini G
Reumatismo. 2008;60(3):163-173.
Abstract
 

FULL-TEXT PDF ARTICLE
Cryoglobulinaemia in hepatitis C-positive patients in Iran.
Owlia MB, Sami R, Akhondi M, Salimzadeh A. 
Singapore Med J. 2007 Dec;48(12):1136-9
Paper
 
Symptomatic and Virological Response to Antiviral Therapy in Hepatitis C Associated with
Extrahepatic Complications of Cryoglobulimia.

Joshi S, Kuczynski M, Heathcote EJ.
Dig Dis Sci.
2007 Apr 6;
Abstract
 
Central nervous system involvement in HCV-related mixed cryoglobulinemia.
Cappellari A, Origgi L, Spina MF, et al
Electromyogr Clin Neurophysiol. 2006 May-Jun;46(3):149-58
Abstract
 
Polyarteritis nodosa and cryoglobulinemic glomerulonephritis related to chronic hepatitis C.
Canada R, Chaudry S, Gaber L, et al  
Am J Med Sci. 2006 Jun;331(6):329-33.
Abstract
 
Prevalence of cryoglobulinemia in hepatitis C virus (HCV) positive patients with and
without human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) coinfection.
Dezzutti CS, Astemborski J, Thomas DL, et al
J Clin Virol. 2004 Nov;31(3):210-4.
Abstract
 
Treatment of chronic hepatitis C infection with cryoglobulinemia.
Della Rossa A, Tavoni A, Baldini C.
Curr Opin Rheumatol 2002 May;14(3):231-7
Abstract
 
Mixed cryoglobulinaemia and chronic hepatitis C virus infection: the rheumatic manifestations.
Leone N, Pellicano R, Ariata Maiocco I, et al
J Med Virol 2002 Feb;66(2):200-3
Abstract
 

Cutaneous Disorders
 

          Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries             

  Hepatitis C virus and its cutaneous manifestations: treatment in the direct-acting antiviral era.
Wiznia LE, Laird ME, Franks AG Jr.
J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2017 Mar 2.
Abstract

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Cutaneous manifestations of hepatitis C in the era of new antiviral agents.
Garcovich S, Garcovich M, Capizzi R,  et al 
World J Hepatol
. 2015 Nov 28;7(27):2740-2748

Paper

Hepatitis C infection in Italian psoriatic patients: prevalence and correlation with patient age and psoriasis severity.
Brazzelli V, Carugno A, Alborghetti A,
J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol
. 2011 Dec 6
Abstract


Digestive System Disorders
                          

         Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 
 
Chronic hepatitis virus infection increases the risk of pancreatic cancer: a meta-analysis.
Xing S, Li ZW, Tian YF,. et al
Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int
. 2013 Dec;12(6):575-83.
Abstract

Oral conditions associated with Hepatitis C virus infection.
Alavian SM, Mahboobi N, Mahboobi N, Karayiannis P.
Saudi J Gastroenterol
. 2013 Nov-Dec;19(6):245

Abstract

Gastrointestinal Histoplasmosis in a Hepatitis C-Infected Individual.
Rodriguez-Waitkus PM, Bayat V,  et al
Mycopathologia. 2013 Jun 13.
Abstract

Association between hepatitis B or hepatitis C virus infection and risk of pancreatic adenocarcinoma development: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
Fiorino S, Chili E, Bacchi-Reggiani L, Masetti M,  et al
Pancreatology
. 2013 Mar-Apr;13(2):147-60.
Abstract

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Treatment for Eradication of Helicobacter pylori Infection among Chronic Hepatitis C Patients.
Furusyo N, Walaa AH, Eiraku K, et al

Gut Liver
. 2011 Dec;5(4):447-53
Paper

Review article: prevention and management of hepatitis B and C infection in patients with
inflammatory bowel disease.
Gisbert JP, Chaparro M, Esteve M.
Aliment Pharmacol Ther
. 2011 Mar;33(6):619-33.
Abstract

Presentation and outcome of gastrointestinal involvement in hepatitis C virus-related
systemic vasculitis: a case-control study from a single-centre cohort of 163 patients.
Terrier B, Saadoun D, Sène D,  et al
Gut
. 2010 Sep 14.

Abstract

Coeliac disease in chronic hepatitis C: a French multicentre prospective study.
Thevenot T, Denis J, Jouannaud V,et al  
Aliment Pharmacol Ther.
2007 Nov;26(9):1209-1216.

Abstract


Erythropoiesis
                          

         Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 
  Disease severity and erythropoiesis in chronic hepatitis C.
Huang CF, Huang CI, Yeh ML,  et al
J Gastroenterol Hepatol
. 2016 Sep 16.
Abstract

Fatigue
                          

         Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 
  Depression and Fatigue in Chronic Hepatitis C Patients with and Without HIV Co-Infection.
Tavakkoli M, Ferrando SJ, Rabkin J,  et al
Psychosomatics. 2013 Jun 4.
Abstract

Fatigue in patients with chronic hepatitis C.
Poynard T, Cacoub P, Ratziu V, et al
J  Viral Hepat 2002 Jul;9(4):295-303
Abstract

 

Lichen Planus
                          

         Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 
  Hepatitis C virus and lichen planus.
N
agao Y, Sata M.   
J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2004 Oct;19(10):1101-1113.
Abstract

Lymphatic Disease
                          

         Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 
 
FULL TEXT ARTICLE
Hepatitis C virus-related lymphoproliferative disorders: An overview.
Zignego AL, Giannini C, Ferri C.
World J Gastroenterol. 2007 May 7;13(17):2467-78.
Paper

Hepatitis C virus (HCV) I hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection and lymphoproliferative
disorders.
Libra M, Gasparotto D, Gloghini A, Navolanic PM, et al
Front Biosci. 2005 Sep 1;10:2460-71
Abstract


Mental Health Disorders
                          

         Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 
 
Hepatitis C virus infection, and neurological and psychiatric disorders - A review.
Yarlott L, Heald E, Forton D.
J Adv Res. 2017 Mar;8(2):139-148.
Abstract

Depression in HIV and HCV co-infected patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Fialho R, Pereira M, Rusted J, Whale R.
Psychol Health Med. 2017 Jan 19:1-16.
Abstract

Collaborative Care for Depression in Chronic Hepatitis C Clinics.
Kanwal F, Pyne JM, Tavakoli-Tabasi S, et al
Psychiatr Serv
. 2016 Jul 1:appips201400474.
Abstract

Depression and Immunity: the HCV model.
Apicella E.
Psychiatr Danub
. 2014 Nov;26 Suppl 1:132-7.
Abstract

Role of baseline depressive symptoms in the development of depressive episode in patients receiving antiviral therapy for Hepatitis C infection.
Mahajan S, Avasthi A, Grover S, Chawla YK
J Psychosom Res. 2014 Aug;77(2):109-115
Abstract

Depression and Fatigue in Chronic Hepatitis C Patients with and Without HIV Co-Infection.
Tavakkoli M, Ferrando SJ, Rabkin J,  et al
Psychosomatics
. 2013 Jun 4.
Abstract

Managing psychiatric side effects of antiviral therapy in chronic hepatitis C
Schäfer A, Scheurlen M, Kraus MR.
Z Gastroenterol
. 2012 Oct;50(10):1108-13.
.
Abstract

Hepatitis C infection, antiviral treatment and Mental Health: A European Expert Consensus Statement.
Schaefer M, Capuron L, Friebe A,  et al

J Hepatol
. 2012 Aug .
Abstract

Time to Rethink Antiviral Treatment for Hepatitis C in Patients with Coexisting Mental Health/Substance
Abuse Issues.
Bonner JE, Barritt AS 4th, Fried MW, Evon DM.
Dig Dis Sci. 2012 Apr 7
Abstract

Screening for depression in patients with hepatitis C using the Beck Depression Inventory-II:
do somatic symptoms compromise validity?
Patterson AL, Morasco BJ, Fuller BE, et al
Gen Hosp Psychiatry. 2011 Jul-Aug;33(4):354-62
Abstract

Somatic symptoms and the association between hepatitis C infection and depression in
HIV-infected patients.
Yoon JC, Crane PK, Ciechanowski PS,  et al
|
AIDS Care
. 2011 May 11:1-11.
Abstract

Prophylactic antidepressant treatment in patients with hepatitis C on antiviral therapy:
a double-blind, placebo-controlled trial.
Morasco BJ, Loftis JM, Indest DW,  et  al
Psychosomatics
. 2010 Sep;51(5):401-8.
Abstract


Musculoskeletal Disorders
                          

         Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 
 
A case of hepatitis C-associated osteosclerosis: accelerated bone turnover controlled by pulse steroid therapy.
Miyamura N, Nishida S, Itasaka M,
Endocrinol Diabetes Metab Case Rep. 2016;2016. pii: 16-0097..
Abstract

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Rheumatic manifestations of hepatitis C virus chronic infection: Indications for a correct diagnosis.
Palazzi C, D'Amico E, D'Angelo S, Gilio M, Olivieri I.
World J Gastroenterol. 2016 Jan 28;22(4):1405
Paper

Relation Between Hepatitis C Virus Exposure and Risk of Osteoporosis: A Nationwide Population-Based Study.
Chen CH, Lin CL, Kao CH.
Medicine (Baltimore)
. 2015 Nov;94(47):e2086
Abstract

Mechanisms of bone disease in HIV and hepatitis C virus: impact of bone turnover, tenofovir exposure, sex steroids and severity of liver disease.
Bedimo R, Cutrell J, Zhang S, et al
AIDS
. 2015 Nov 10
Abstract

HCV-related rheumatic manifestations and therapeutic strategies.
Sebastiani M, Giuggioli D, Colaci M,  et al
Curr Drug Targets. 2015 Sep 6.
Abstract

Tumor necrosis factor-α antagonist therapy for concomitant rheumatoid arthritis and hepatitis C virus infection: a case series study.
Lin KM, Cheng TT, Lin JC, Chen CJ.
Clin Rheumatol. 2015 May 5.
Abstract

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Prevalence and risk factors for patient-reported joint pain among patients with HIV/Hepatitis C coinfection, Hepatitis C monoinfection, and  monoinfection.
Ogdie A, Pang WG, Forde KA,  et al
BMC Musculoskelet Disord
. 2015 Apr 19;16(1):93.
Paper

Osteoporosis and fractures in HIV/hepatitis C virus coinfection: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Dong HV, Cortés YI, Shiau S, Yin MT.
AIDS
. 2014 Jun 28
Abstract

An uncommon cause of acquired osteosclerosis in adults: hepatitis C-associated osteosclerosis.
Epperla N, McKiernan FE.
Skeletal Radiol. 2014 Apr 10
Abstract

Acute myelitis associated with HCV infection.
Suzuki K, Takao M, Katayama Y, Mihara B.
BMJ Case Rep
. 2013 Jun 13;2013..
Abstract

Association Between Chronic Hepatitis C Virus Infection and Bone Mineral Density.
Lin JC, Hsieh TY, Wu CC,  et al
Calcif Tissue Int. 2012 Oct 5.
Abstract

Risk of hip fracture associated with hepatitis C virus infection and hepatitis C/HIV Coinfection.
Lo Re V 3rd, Volk J, Newcomb CW,  et al
Hepatology. 2012 May 22.
Abstract

Current treatment of hepatitis C-associated rheumatic diseases.
Ferri C, Sebastiani M, Antonelli A, et alA
rthritis Res Ther
. 2012 Jun 25;14(3):215.

Abstract


Nervous System Disorders
                          

         Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 
 

Hepatitis C virus infection, and neurological and psychiatric disorders - A review.
Yarlott L, Heald E, Forton D.
J Adv Res
. 2017 Mar;8(2):139-148.
Abstract

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Hepatitis C virus and neurological damage.
Mathew S, Faheem M, Ibrahim SM,  et al
World J Hepatol
. 2016 Apr 28;8(12):545-56
Paper

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Cognitive dysfunction and hepatitis C virus infection.
Solinas A, Piras MR, Deplano A.
World J Hepatol
. 2015 May 8;7(7):922-5.
Paper

Neuropathies in hepatitis C-related liver cirrhosis.
Abdelkader NA, Zaky DZ, Afifi H, et al
Indian J Gastroenterol. 2014 Oct 12.
Abstract

Absence of neurocognitive impairment in a large Chinese sample of HCV-infected injection drug users receiving methadone treatment.
Gupta S, Iudicello JE, Shi C,  et al
Drug Alcohol Depend
. 2014 Apr 1;137:29-35.
Abstract

Hepatitis C viral infection and the risk of dementia.
Chiu WC, Tsan YT, Tsai SL,  et al
Eur J Neurol
. 2013 Dec 7
Abstract

Protective effects of higher cognitive reserve for neuropsychological and daily functioning among individuals infected with hepatitis C.
Sakamoto M, Woods SP, Kolessar M, et al
J Neurovirol
. 2013 Sep 10.
Abstract

Evaluation of early cerebral metabolic, perfusion and microstructural changes in HCV-positive patients: a pilot study.
Bladowska J, Zimny A, Knysz B, et al
J Hepatol
. 2013 May 13.
Abstract

Dorsal root ganglionopathy in a hepatitis C patient: a case report  .
Basavaraju N, Ahmad M, Slattery E
Ann Hepatol. 2012 Nov;11(6):958-60.
Abstract

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
HCV-Related Nervous System Disorders.
Monaco S, Ferrari S, Gajofatto A,  et al
Clin Dev Immunol. 2012;2012:236148
Abstract

Treatment Intensification Has no Effect on the HIV-1 Central Nervous System Infection
in Patients on Suppressive Antiretroviral Therapy.
Yilmaz A, Verhofstede C, Davolio A, et al
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr
. 2010 Sep 16
Abstract

Demyelinating neuropathy in patients with hepatitis C virus infection.
Chin RL, Sander HW, Brannagan TH 3rd, et al
J Clin Neuromuscul
Dis
. 2010 Jun;11(4):209-12.
Abstract

Impaired cognitive function in hepatitis C - a review.
Renvillard SG, Leutscher PD, Hjerrild S, Videbech P.
Ugeskr Laeger. 2010 Feb 1;172(5):372-376
Abstract


Ophthalmologic Disorders
                          

         Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 
  Prevalence of photosensitivity in chronic hepatitis C virus patients and its relation to serum and urinary porphyrins.
Esmat S, Elgendy D, Ali M, Esmat S, et al
Liver Int
. 2014 Feb 28.
Abstract

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Ophthalmologic complications of antiviral therapy in hepatitis C treatment.
O'Day R, Gillies MC, Ahlenstiel G. et al
World J Gastroenterol
.
2013 Dec 7;19(45):8227-8237.
Paper

 

Oral Disorders
                          

         Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 
  FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Oral manifestations of hepatitis C virus infection.
Carrozzo M, Scally K.
World J Gastroenterol
. 2014 Jun 28;20(24):7534-7543
Paper
 

Renal Disease
 

          Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries

 
New-onset hepatitis C virus-associated glomerulonephritis following sustained virologic response with direct-acting antiviral therapy
.
Ghosn M, Palmer MB, Najem CE,et al
Clin Nephrol. 2017 Mar 23.
Abstract

Impact of Renal Disease on Patients with Hepatitis C: A Retrospective Analysis of Disease Burden, Clinical Outcomes, and Health Care
Utilization and Cost.

Solid  CA, Peter SA, Natwick T, et al
Nephron
. 2017 Feb 18.
Abstract

Hepatitis C and kidney disease: A narrative review
Barsoum RS, William EA, Khalil SS.
J  Adv Res
. 2
017 Mar;8(2):113-130.

Abstract

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE

Hepatitis C Treatment in Chronic Kidney Disease Patients: The Kidney Disease Improving Global Outcomes Perspective.
Jadoul M, Martin P.
Blood Purif. 2017 Jan 24;43(1-3):206

Paper

Chronic Hepatitis C and Chronic Kidney disease: Advances, Limitations and Unchartered Territories.
Mendizabal M, Reddy KR.
J Viral Hepat. 2017 Jan 20. 
Abstract

A systematic review and meta-analysis: Does hepatitis C virus infection predispose to the development of chronic kidney disease ?
Li M, Wang P, Yang C, et al
Oncotarget. 2016 Oct 25
Abstract

Hepatitis C virus infection and chronic kidney disease: Time for reappraisal.
Cacoub P, Desbois AC, Isnard-Bagnis C, ,et al
J Hepatol. 2016 Oct;65(1 Suppl):S82-94
Abstract

New treatment for hepatitis C in chronic kidney disease, dialysis, and transplant.
Fabrizi F, Martin P, Messa P.
Kidney Int
. 2016 May;89(5):988-9
4.
Abstract

An update on the management of hepatitis C virus-infected patients with stage 4-5 chronic kidney disease while awaiting the revised KDIGO Guidelines
Pol S, Jadoul M, Vallet-Pichard A.
Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2016 Mar 22
Abstract

HCV and the kidney.
Corouge M, Vallet-Pichard A, Pol S.
Liver Int. 2016 Jan;36 Suppl 1:28-33.
Abstract

Renal function is impaired in normotensive chronic HCV patients: role of insulin resistance.
Sciacqua A, Perticone M, Tassone EJ,  et al
Intern Emerg Med. 2015 Nov 23.
Abstract

Hepatitis C Virus Infection Increases the Risk of Developing Chronic Kidney Disease: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
Fabrizi F, Verdesca S, Messa P, Martin P.
Dig Dis Sci
. 2015 Jul 21.
Abstract

Dialysis-requiring acute kidney injury among hospitalized adults with documented hepatitis C Virus infection: a nationwide inpatient sample analysis.
Nadkarni GN, Patel A, Simoes PK, et al
J Viral Hepat
. 2015 Jul 20.
Abstract

Acute Kidney Dysfunction in Patients with Chronic Hepatitis C Virus Infection: Analysis of Viral and Non-viral Factors.
Satapathy SK, Lingisetty CS, Williams SE.
J Clin Exp Hepatol
. 2014 Mar;4(1):8-13..
Abstract

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Management of hepatitis C in patients with chronic kidney disease.

Carvalho-Filho RJ, Feldner AC, et al 
World J Gastroenterol
. 2015 Jan 14;21(2):408-422.
Paper

Novel evidence on hepatitis C virus-associated glomerular disease.
Fabrizi F, Messa P, Martin P.
Kidney Int
. 2014 Sep;86(3):466-9
Abstract

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Hepatitis C virus associated glomerulopathies.
Ozkok A, Yildiz A.
World J Gastroenterol. 2014 Jun 28
Paper

Acute hepatitis C infection in a renal transplant recipient: primacy of the liver or kidney?
Althaf MM, Abdelsalam MS, Rashwan M, Nadri Q.
BMJ Case Rep
. 2014 Jun 6;2014.
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Abstract

Hepatitis C virus infection in end stage renal disease and kidney transplantation.
Burra P, Rodríguez-Castro KI,  et al
Transpl Int. 2014 May 23.
Abstract

Hypertension and hepatitis C virus infection are strong risk factors for developing late renal dysfunction after living donor liver transplantation:
significance of renal biopsy.

Fujinaga K, Usui M, Yamamoto N, et al
Transplant Proc. 2014 Apr;46(3):804-10.
Abstract

Hepatitis C virus core antigen testing in liver and kidney transplant recipients.
Heidrich B, Pischke S, Helfritz FA, et al
J Viral Hepat
. 2013 Nov 19.
Abstract

Outcomes following renal transplantation in patients with chronic hepatitis C based on severity of fibrosis on pre-transplant liver biopsy.
Dbouk N, Parekh S.
Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl. 2013 July-August;24(4):682-687..
Abstract

Hepatitis C virus-associated glomerulonephritis.
Tang SC, Lai KN.
Contrib Nephrol. 2013;181:194-206
Abstract

Hepatitis C virus and kidney disease.
Kamar N, Alric L, Izopet J, Rostaing L.
Clin Res Hepatol Gastroenterol. 2013 Mar 20.
Abstract

The evidence-based epidemiology of HCV-associated kidney disease.
Fabrizi F, Dixit V, Martin P, Messa P.
Int J Artif Organs. 2012 Aug 8:0.
Abstract

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Inauspicious contribution of hepatitis C virus and diabetes mellitus targeting kidneys: an update.
Alavian SM, Taheri S.
Iran J Kidney Dis. 2012 Jul;6(4):236-54..
Paper

Experience of fibrosing cholestatic hepatitis with hepatitis C virus in kidney transplant recipients.
Siddiqui AR, Abbas Z, Luck NH, et al

Transplant Proc
. 2012 Apr;44(3):721-4..
Abstract

Selection and management of hepatitis C virus-infected patients for the kidney transplant
waiting list.
Roth D, Bloom R.
Contrib Nephrol. 2012;176:66-76.
Abstract

Immunosuppression in hepatitis C virus-infected patients after kidney transplantation.
Manuel O, Baid-Agrawal S, Moradpour D, Pascual M.
Contrib Nephrol. 2012;176:97-107
Abstract

Treatment of Hepatitis C-Mediated Glomerular Disease.
Sandri AM, Elewa U, Poterucha JJ, Fervenza FC.
Nephron Clin Pract. 2011 Jul 8;119(2):c121-c130.
Abstract

The influence of hepatitis B and C virus infections on patient and allograft outcomes in
kidney transplantation.
Uyar M, Sahin S, Dheir H, Gurkan A

Transplant Proc. 2011 Apr;43(3):850-2.
Abstract

Sustained virologic response to antiviral therapy for chronic hepatitis C virus infection:
a cure and so much more.
Pearlman BL, Traub N
Clin Infect Dis. 2011 Apr;52(7):889-900
Abstract

Risk of kidney cancer and chronic kidney disease in relation to hepatitis C virus infection:
a nationwide register-based cohort study in Sweden.
Hofmann JN, Törner A, Chow WH,  et al
Eur J Cancer Prev
. 2011 Mar 6.
Abstract

Treatment of HCV infected patients and renal disease."
Kershenobich D.
Ann Hepatol. 2010;9 Suppl:103-6.
Abstract

Kidney Grafts From HCV-Positive Donors: Advantages and Disadvantages.
Maluf DG, Archer KJ, Mas VR.
Transplant Proc
. 2010 Sep;42(7):2436-46.
Abstract

A hepatitis C-positive patient with new onset of nephrotic syndrome and systemic
amyloidosis secondary to common variable immunodeficiency.
Turkmen K, Anil M, Solak Y,  et al
Ann Saudi Med
. 2010 Aug 10.
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Sexual Dysfunction
 

          Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries

  Erectile dysfunction in patients with chronic hepatitis C virus infection.
Hunter SS, Gadallah A, Azawi MK, Doss W.
Arab J Gastroentero
l
. 2014 Mar;15(1):16-20
Abstract

Thrombocytopenia
 

          Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries

 
Late-Onset Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura After Withdrawal of Interferon Treatment for Chronic Hepatitis C Infection: A Case Report.
Hsiao CH, Tseng KC, Tseng CW, Tung CH.
Medicine (
Baltimore)
. 2015 Aug;94(34):e1296.
Abstract

Reasons for nonuse of antiviral treatment in patients with chronic hepatitis C infection and thrombocytopaenia: a retrospective chart review from five European countries.
Rizzetto M, Grotzinger K, Theodore D,  et al
J Viral Hepat
. 2014 Apr 3.
Abstract

Thrombocytopenia in chronic hepatitis C.
Olariu M, Olariu C, Olteanu D.

J Gastrointestin Liver Dis
. 2010 Dec;19(4):381-5
Abstract


Thyroid Disorders
 

          Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries

 
FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Hepatitis C virus infection and thyroid autoimmune disorders: A model of interactions between the host and the environment.
P
astore F, Martocchia A, Stefanelli M, et al
World J Hepatol
. 2016 Jan 18;8(2):83-91.
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Frequency of thyroid disorders during interferon and ribavirin therapy in chronic hepatitis C infection.
Masood N, Ghori R, Memon A, et al
J Coll Physicians Surg Pak. 2008 Jun;18(6):347-51.

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