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November 2022
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Evaluating Hepatitis Delta Virus Disease Prevalence and Patient Characteristics Among Hospitalized Adults in Italy
  AASLD 2022 Nov 4-8
HEPATITIS D INFECTION: who should be screened AASLD 2018 HBV Guidelines - (05/27/22)
The AASLD 2016 HBV Guidelines recommend testing of HBsAg-positive persons at risk for HDV, including those with HIV infection, persons who inject drugs, men who have sex with men, and immigrants from areas of high HDV endemicity149, 150 (Table 7).
Pietro Lampertico1,2, Valentina Perrone3, Diego Sangiorgi3, Elisa Giacomini3, Luca Degli Esposti3, Chong Kim4, Ankita Kaushik4 1Foundation IRCCS Ca' Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Milan, Italy; 2CRC "A. M. and A. Migliavacca" Center for Liver Disease, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, University of Milan, Milan, Italy; 3CliCon S.r.l. SocietÓ Benefit, Health, Economics & Outcomes Research, Bologna, Italy; 4Health Economics and Outcomes Research, Global Value and Access, Gilead Sciences, Inc., Foster City, CA, USA