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New WHO data reveal that an estimated 325 million people worldwide are living with chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) or hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection. The WHO Global hepatitis report, 2017 indicates that the large majority of these people lack access to life-saving testing and treatment. As a result, millions of people are at risk of a slow progression to chronic liver disease, cancer, and death. The report was launched at the International Liver Congress 2017.


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World Hepatitis Day 2017

World Hepatitis Summit 2017

World Hepatitis Summit 2017

Date: 1-3 November 2017 | Place: São Paulo, Brazil

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