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King's Score for Predicting Cirrhosis in Patient with Chronic Hepatitis C (HCV)

Purpose:

To identify a patient with chronic viral hepatitis C (HCV) with significant hepatic fibrosis or cirrhosis using the King's score.

Specialty:

Gastroenterology
Infectious Diseases

Objective:

risk factors, other testing, disease progression

ICD-10:

K74.6, B18.2

Description:

Cross et al reported a score for predicting cirrhosis in a patient with chronic viral hepatitis C (HCV). The authors are from King's College Hospital and King's College in London.

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