International Medical Journal, Vol. 13., Iss. 2, 2007, P. 58−62.
PECULIARITIES OF THE IMMUNE SYSTEM FUNCTION IN CHRONIC HEPATITIS C
Kharkiv Medical Academy of Post−graduate Education, Kharkiv, Ukraine
Pathogenetic aspects of the immune system functioning in HCV infection are discussed. Some indices of cellular and humoral immunity in patients with chronic hepatitis C were investigated.
Key words: immunity, cytokines, lymphocytes subpopulations, chronic hepatitis C.