Incidence of HCV 21. 06. 2018

Incidence of new Hepatitis C Virus infection is still increasing in french MSM living with HIV.

Despite a high HCV treatment uptake and cure rate, the incidence of first HCV infection regularly increased in French HIV-positive MSM between 2012 and 2016. The incidence of reinfection fluctuated but remained constantly higher than the incidence of first infection, suggesting that a subgroup of MSM pursued high-risk practices following cure of a first infection.

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