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HIV, HCV and Liver Disease Among Injection Drug Users in Chennai, India

Chennai, India


Summary

The overall goal of this study is to characterize the associations between HIV, hepatitis C virus (HCV), tuberculosis, alcohol use and liver disease in a population of ~1400 injection drug users (IDUs) in southern India (Chennai). This data will help to inform future treatment initiatives and interventions to reduce the burden of liver disease in a population with a confluence of hepatotoxic risk factors.

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  • Start Date: 
    07/01/2010
  • End Date: 
    06/30/2015

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