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The trouble with the expense of treating hepatitis C virus (HCV) infections is that very few patients are acutely “choking” on it, since the largest pool of HCV patients are asymptomatic. Progression to end-stage liver disease, liver transplantation, and hepatocellular carcinoma — the three most dreaded HCV consequences — may seem distant to the asymptomatic or even modestly symptomatic patient.

Hepatitis C Treatment: Just How Much is it Worth to Cure a Dreadful Disease?