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Why is there no hepatitis F?

A virus isolated from rare blood samples was believed to be able to cause hepatitis, and this virus was designated as the hepatitis F virus. (Source: MedicineNet) Further investigation has failed to ...
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Why the FDA-approved drug label for sofosbuvir mentions "Without cirrhosis or with compensated cirrhosis" as indication?

TL;DR: No, decompensated cirrhosis is not a contraindication. However, the safety and efficacy of Sovaldi have not been established in patients with decompensated cirrhosis: Hepatic Impairment No ...
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