Concurrent infection with hepatitis B and C virusesBMJ 1994; 308 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.308.6922.205a (Published 15 January 1994) Cite this as: BMJ 1994;308:205
- W L Irving,
- G Dolan
- University Hospital, Queen's Medical Centre, Nottingham NG7 2UH.
EDITOR, - Larry Mimms and colleagues report an interaction between hepatitis B and C virus in patients who received both viruses through contaminated blood transfusions: coinfection with hepatitis C virus reduced the multiplication of hepatitis B virus.1 Our experience with patients coinfected with these viruses is different.2
We tested serum samples from a cohort of 60 haemophilic subjects for markers …