The Outcome of Heart Transplantation in Hepatitis C-Positive Recipients
Transplantation Proceedings, 05/09/2012
Lin MH et al. – There was no significant difference in patient survival or graft function between hepatitis C virus (HCV)–positive and HCV–negative heart transplantation recipients. Additionally, HCV–positive recipients were not at an increased risk of hepatic failure or accelerated transplant coronary artery disease.