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HCSP Fact Sheet: Hepatitis C and U.S. Hispanics

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This information sheet explains that the number of Hispanics with hepatitis C (2.6%) is higher than the number of people with hepatitis C in the general population (1.3%). It also states that hepatitis C disease progression has been shown to be faster in Hispanics than in non-Hispanic whites. The fact sheet describes treatment of hepatitis C, which has been found to be as effective in Hispanics as it is in other groups.
Author/Corporate Author
Hepatitis C Support Project HCV Advocate
Disease
Year of Publication
2014
Series
HCSP Fact Sheet
Physical Description
3 p.: col., ill., tables, res.

Last Updated Date: 

9/18/15

Publication ID: 

36030