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HCV-related cirrhosis prevalence increases over time

The number of Americans who have ‪#‎cirrhosis‬ from chronic HCV infection has increased over time, due to aging of the baby boomers with hepatitis C. These data emphasize that health care providers should practice the CDC recommendation to screen individuals born between 1945 and 1965.

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