Occult Hepatitis B in Hemodialysis Patients is a Debate

Letter to Editor


Baqiyatallah Research Center for Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran

Kalantari H, Ferdowsi F, Yaran M. Prevalence of occult hepatitis B virus infection in hemodialysis patients in Isfahan, Iran. Adv Biomed Res 2016;5:151.  Back to cited text no. 1
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Chu CJ, Lee SD. Occult hepatitis B virus infection in patients with chronic hepatitis C: An actor behind the scene or just a bystander? J Gastroenterol Hepatol 2010;25:221-3.  Back to cited text no. 2
Ramezani A, Aghasadeghi MR, Ahmadi F, Razeghi E, Eslamifar A, Banifazl M, et al. Isolated anti-HBc and occult HBV infection in dialysis patients. Nephrourol Mon 2014;7:e22674.  Back to cited text no. 3
Hollinger FB, Habibollahi P, Daneshmand A, Alavian SM. Occult hepatitis B infection in chronic hemodialysis patients: Current concepts and strategy. Hepat Mon 2010;10:199-204.  Back to cited text no. 4