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Saturday, June 4, 2011

Untreated Hep B to Send Liver Cancer Rate Soaring

DEATHS from liver cancer are liable to triple in the next decade, with the rise largely caused by untreated hepatitis B infections, experts say.

More than 50,000 Australians are thought to be unknowingly infected with the blood-borne virus. Without treatment, the condition can progress to liver diseases including cirrhosis or cancer.

1 comment:

  1. please let get new drugs for hbv

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