What is the clinical effect of transfusion-transmitted HGV?

Updated: Jan 15, 2017
  • Author: Mudassar Zia, MD; Chief Editor: Emmanuel C Besa, MD  more...
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Hepatitis G virus (HGV) and transfusion-transmitted virus (TTV) also have been shown to be transmissible via blood. The clinical impact of their transmission on a larger scale has still to be deciphered. [60, 61]


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