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en 22087120 Dilemma of HBsAg seroconversion in chronic hepatitis B infection Dilemma of HBsAg seroconversion in chronic hepatitis B infection editorial editorial 67 68 http://www.hepatmon.com/index.php?page=article&article_id=1002 Seyed Moayed Alavian Seyed Moayed Alavian Baqiyatallah Research Center for Gastroenterology and Liver Disease, IR Iran +98-2181262072, editor@hepatmon.ir; Baqiyatallah Research Center for Gastroenterology and Liver Disease, IR Iran +98-2181262072, editor@hepatmon.ir Baqiyatallah Research Center for Gastroenterology and Liver Disease, IR Iran +98-2181262072, editor@hepatmon.ir; Baqiyatallah Research Center for Gastroenterology and Liver Disease, IR Iran +98-2181262072, editor@hepatmon.ir Seyed Mohammad Miri Seyed Mohammad Miri Baqiyatallah Research Center for Gastroenterology and Liver Disease, IR Iran Baqiyatallah Research Center for Gastroenterology and Liver Disease, IR Iran
en 22087121 Hepatocellular carcinoma Hepatocellular carcinoma editorial editorial 69 70 http://www.hepatmon.com/index.php?page=article&article_id=1005 Hubert E Blum Hubert E Blum Department of Medicine II, University of Freiburg, Germany +49-7612703404, hubert.blum@uniklinik-freiburg.de; Department of Medicine II, University of Freiburg, Germany +49-7612703404, hubert.blum@uniklinik-freiburg.de Department of Medicine II, University of Freiburg, Germany +49-7612703404, hubert.blum@uniklinik-freiburg.de; Department of Medicine II, University of Freiburg, Germany +49-7612703404, hubert.blum@uniklinik-freiburg.de
en Hepatitis C and pulmonary fibrosis Hepatitis C and pulmonary fibrosis editorial editorial 71 73 http://www.hepatmon.com/index.php?page=article&article_id=1008 Rasoul Aliannejad Rasoul Aliannejad Respiratory Diseases and TB Research Center of Guilan University of Medical Science, IR.Iran Respiratory Diseases and TB Research Center of Guilan University of Medical Science, IR.Iran Mostafa Ghanei Mostafa Ghanei Chemical Injuries Research Center, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, IR.Iran +98-2188600067, m.ghanei@bmsu.ac.ir; Chemical Injuries Research Center, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, IR.Iran +98-2188600067, m.ghanei@bmsu.ac.ir Chemical Injuries Research Center, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, IR.Iran +98-2188600067, m.ghanei@bmsu.ac.ir; Chemical Injuries Research Center, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, IR.Iran +98-2188600067, m.ghanei@bmsu.ac.ir
en Non-alcoholic steatohepatitis: An update in pathophysiology, diagnosis and therapy Non-alcoholic steatohepatitis: An update in pathophysiology, diagnosis and therapy review-article review-article 74 85 http://www.hepatmon.com/index.php?page=article&article_id=1011 Hossein Khedmat Hossein Khedmat Baqiyatallah Research Center for Gastroenterology and Liver Disease, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, IR.Iran +98-2188964763, Khedmat.h@gmail.com; Baqiyatallah Research Center for Gastroenterology and Liver Disease, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, IR.Iran +98-2188964763, Khedmat.h@gmail.com Baqiyatallah Research Center for Gastroenterology and Liver Disease, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, IR.Iran +98-2188964763, Khedmat.h@gmail.com; Baqiyatallah Research Center for Gastroenterology and Liver Disease, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, IR.Iran +98-2188964763, Khedmat.h@gmail.com Saeed Taheri Saeed Taheri Dr. Taheri Medical Research Group Dr. Taheri Medical Research Group
en 22087123 Genotypes, mutations, and viral load of hepatitis B virus and the risk of hepatocellular carcinoma Genotypes, mutations, and viral load of hepatitis B virus and the risk of hepatocellular carcinoma review-article review-article 86 91 http://www.hepatmon.com/index.php?page=article&article_id=1022 Qi Zhang Qi Zhang Department of Epidemiology, Second Military Medical University, China +86-2181871060, gcao@smmu.edu.cn; Department of Epidemiology, Second Military Medical University, China +86-2181871060, gcao@smmu.edu.cn Department of Epidemiology, Second Military Medical University, China +86-2181871060, gcao@smmu.edu.cn; Department of Epidemiology, Second Military Medical University, China +86-2181871060, gcao@smmu.edu.cn Guangwen Cao Guangwen Cao Department of Epidemiology, Second Military Medical University, China Department of Epidemiology, Second Military Medical University, China
en 22087124 Rosuvastatin reduces nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in patients with chronic hepatitis C treated with α-interferon and ribavirin Rosuvastatin reduces nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in patients with chronic hepatitis C treated with α-interferon and ribavirin research-article research-article 92 98 http://www.hepatmon.com/index.php?page=article&article_id=1031 Michele Malaguarnera Michele Malaguarnera Department of Biochemistry, Medical Chemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Catania, Italy +39-957262008, malaguar@unict.it; Department of Biochemistry, Medical Chemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Catania, Italy +39-957262008, malaguar@unict.it Department of Biochemistry, Medical Chemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Catania, Italy +39-957262008, malaguar@unict.it; Department of Biochemistry, Medical Chemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Catania, Italy +39-957262008, malaguar@unict.it Marco Vacante Marco Vacante Department of Internal Medicine and Systemic diseases, University of Catania, Italy Department of Internal Medicine and Systemic diseases, University of Catania, Italy Cristina Russo Cristina Russo Department of Internal Medicine and Systemic diseases, University of Catania, Italy Department of Internal Medicine and Systemic diseases, University of Catania, Italy Maria Pia Gargante Maria Pia Gargante Department of Internal Medicine and Systemic diseases, University of Catania, Italy Department of Internal Medicine and Systemic diseases, University of Catania, Italy Maria Giordano Maria Giordano Department of Internal Medicine and Systemic diseases, University of Catania, Italy Department of Internal Medicine and Systemic diseases, University of Catania, Italy Gaetano Bertino Gaetano Bertino Department of Internal Medicine and Systemic diseases, University of Catania, Italy Department of Internal Medicine and Systemic diseases, University of Catania, Italy Sergio Neri Sergio Neri Department of Internal Medicine and Systemic diseases, University of Catania, Italy Department of Internal Medicine and Systemic diseases, University of Catania, Italy Mariano Malaguarnera Mariano Malaguarnera Department of Internal Medicine and Systemic diseases, University of Catania, Italy Department of Internal Medicine and Systemic diseases, University of Catania, Italy Fabio Galvano Fabio Galvano Department of Internal Medicine and Systemic diseases, University of Catania, Italy Department of Internal Medicine and Systemic diseases, University of Catania, Italy Giovanni Li Volti Giovanni Li Volti Department of Internal Medicine and Systemic diseases, University of Catania, Italy Department of Internal Medicine and Systemic diseases, University of Catania, Italy
en 22087125 Anti-HBs antibody status and some of its associated factors in dental health care workers in Tehran University of Medical Sciences Anti-HBs antibody status and some of its associated factors in dental health care workers in Tehran University of Medical Sciences research-article research-article 99 102 http://www.hepatmon.com/index.php?page=article&article_id=1035 Seyed Moayed Alavian Seyed Moayed Alavian Baqiyatallah Research center for Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases, IR IRan Baqiyatallah Research center for Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases, IR IRan Nastaran Mahboobi Nastaran Mahboobi Baqiyatallah Research center for Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases, IR IRan Baqiyatallah Research center for Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases, IR IRan Nima Mahboobi Nima Mahboobi Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, Tehran University of Medical Sciences AND Students' Scientific Research Center, Tehran University of Medical sciences, IR IRan +98-9111447552, nima.mahboobi@gmail.com; Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, Tehran University of Medical Sciences AND Students' Scientific Research Center, Tehran University of Medical sciences, IR IRan +98-9111447552, nima.mahboobi@gmail.com Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, Tehran University of Medical Sciences AND Students' Scientific Research Center, Tehran University of Medical sciences, IR IRan +98-9111447552, nima.mahboobi@gmail.com; Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, Tehran University of Medical Sciences AND Students' Scientific Research Center, Tehran University of Medical sciences, IR IRan +98-9111447552, nima.mahboobi@gmail.com
en 22087126 Noninvasive assessment of liver fibrosis with the aspartate transaminase to platelet ratio index (APRI): Usefulness in patients with chronic liver disease Noninvasive assessment of liver fibrosis with the aspartate transaminase to platelet ratio index (APRI): Usefulness in patients with chronic liver disease research-article research-article 103 106 http://www.hepatmon.com/index.php?page=article&article_id=1037 Yusuf Yilmaz Yusuf Yilmaz Department of Gastroenterology, Marmara University, School of Medicine, Turkey +90-5334403995, yusufyilmaz@uludag.edu.tr; Department of Gastroenterology, Marmara University, School of Medicine, Turkey +90-5334403995, yusufyilmaz@uludag.edu.tr Department of Gastroenterology, Marmara University, School of Medicine, Turkey +90-5334403995, yusufyilmaz@uludag.edu.tr; Department of Gastroenterology, Marmara University, School of Medicine, Turkey +90-5334403995, yusufyilmaz@uludag.edu.tr Oya Yonal Oya Yonal Department of Gastroenterology, Marmara University, School of Medicine, Turkey Department of Gastroenterology, Marmara University, School of Medicine, Turkey Ramazan Kurt Ramazan Kurt Department of Gastroenterology, Marmara University, School of Medicine, Turkey Department of Gastroenterology, Marmara University, School of Medicine, Turkey Muharrem Bayrak Muharrem Bayrak Department of Internal Medicine, Marmara University, School of Medicine, Turkey Department of Internal Medicine, Marmara University, School of Medicine, Turkey Bilge Aktas Bilge Aktas Department of Gastroenterology, Marmara University, School of Medicine, Turkey Department of Gastroenterology, Marmara University, School of Medicine, Turkey Osman Ozdogan Osman Ozdogan Department of Gastroenterology, Marmara University, School of Medicine, Turkey Department of Gastroenterology, Marmara University, School of Medicine, Turkey
en Prediction of hepatitis B virus lamivudine resistance based on YMDD sequence data using an artificial neural network model Prediction of hepatitis B virus lamivudine resistance based on YMDD sequence data using an artificial neural network model research-article research-article 108 113 http://www.hepatmon.com/index.php?page=article&article_id=1053 Mehrdad Ravanshad Mehrdad Ravanshad Department of Virology, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Tarbiat Modares University, IR.IRan +98-2182883836, ravanshad@modares.ac.ir; Department of Virology, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Tarbiat Modares University, IR.IRan +98-2182883836, ravanshad@modares.ac.ir Department of Virology, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Tarbiat Modares University, IR.IRan +98-2182883836, ravanshad@modares.ac.ir; Department of Virology, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Tarbiat Modares University, IR.IRan +98-2182883836, ravanshad@modares.ac.ir Farzaneh Sabahi Farzaneh Sabahi Department of Virology, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Tarbiat Modares University, IR.IRan Department of Virology, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Tarbiat Modares University, IR.IRan Shahab Falahi Shahab Falahi Department of Microbiology, School of Medicine, Ilam University of Medical Sciences Department of Microbiology, School of Medicine, Ilam University of Medical Sciences Azra kenarkoohi Azra kenarkoohi Department of Virology, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Tarbiat Modares University, IR.IRan Department of Virology, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Tarbiat Modares University, IR.IRan Samad Amini Bavil Olaee Samad Amini Bavil Olaee Department of Biotechnology, Pasteur Institute of Iran, IR Iran Department of Biotechnology, Pasteur Institute of Iran, IR Iran Seyed Younes Seyed Younes Hosseini, Tehran Hosseini, Tehran Hossein Riahi Hossein Riahi Madvar, Tehran Madvar, Tehran Sayad Khanizade Sayad Khanizade Department of Virology, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Tarbiat Modares University, IR.IRan Department of Virology, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Tarbiat Modares University, IR.IRan
en 22087127 Reversible autonomic dysfunction during antiviral treatment in patients with chronic hepatitis C virus infection Reversible autonomic dysfunction during antiviral treatment in patients with chronic hepatitis C virus infection research-article research-article 114 118 http://www.hepatmon.com/index.php?page=article&article_id=1069 Janos Osztovits Janos Osztovits First Department of Internal Medicine, Semmelweis University, Hungary +36-305233368, janos.osztovits@gmail.com; First Department of Internal Medicine, Semmelweis University, Hungary +36-305233368, janos.osztovits@gmail.com First Department of Internal Medicine, Semmelweis University, Hungary +36-305233368, janos.osztovits@gmail.com; First Department of Internal Medicine, Semmelweis University, Hungary +36-305233368, janos.osztovits@gmail.com Evelin Horvath Evelin Horvath First Department of Internal Medicine, Semmelweis University, Hungary First Department of Internal Medicine, Semmelweis University, Hungary Judit Tax Judit Tax First Department of Internal Medicine, Semmelweis University, Hungary First Department of Internal Medicine, Semmelweis University, Hungary Levente Csihi Levente Csihi First Department of Internal Medicine, Semmelweis University, Hungary First Department of Internal Medicine, Semmelweis University, Hungary Tamas Horvath Tamas Horvath First Department of Internal Medicine, Semmelweis University, Hungary First Department of Internal Medicine, Semmelweis University, Hungary Levente Littvay Levente Littvay First Department of Internal Medicine, Semmelweis University, Hungary First Department of Internal Medicine, Semmelweis University, Hungary Tamas Toth Tamas Toth First Department of Internal Medicine, Semmelweis University, Hungary First Department of Internal Medicine, Semmelweis University, Hungary Margit Abonyi Margit Abonyi First Department of Internal Medicine, Semmelweis University, Hungary First Department of Internal Medicine, Semmelweis University, Hungary Peter L Lakatos Peter L Lakatos First Department of Internal Medicine, Semmelweis University, Hungary First Department of Internal Medicine, Semmelweis University, Hungary Mark Kollai Mark Kollai First Department of Internal Medicine, Semmelweis University, Hungary First Department of Internal Medicine, Semmelweis University, Hungary Janos Feher Janos Feher First Department of Internal Medicine, Semmelweis University, Hungary First Department of Internal Medicine, Semmelweis University, Hungary Ferenc Szalay Ferenc Szalay First Department of Internal Medicine, Semmelweis University, Hungary First Department of Internal Medicine, Semmelweis University, Hungary Hubert E Blum Hubert E Blum Second Department of Medicine, University of Freiburg, Germany Second Department of Medicine, University of Freiburg, Germany
en 22087128 Efficacy of Hepatitis B vaccine in those who lost Hepatitis B surface antigen during follow-up Efficacy of Hepatitis B vaccine in those who lost Hepatitis B surface antigen during follow-up research-article research-article 119 122 http://www.hepatmon.com/index.php?page=article&article_id=1070 Hassan Taheri Hassan Taheri Infectious Diseases Research Center, Babol University of Medical Sciences, IR Iran +98-1112238301, hagar2q@yahoo.com; Infectious Diseases Research Center, Babol University of Medical Sciences, IR Iran +98-1112238301, hagar2q@yahoo.com Infectious Diseases Research Center, Babol University of Medical Sciences, IR Iran +98-1112238301, hagar2q@yahoo.com; Infectious Diseases Research Center, Babol University of Medical Sciences, IR Iran +98-1112238301, hagar2q@yahoo.com Mohammad Reza Hasanjani Roushan Mohammad Reza Hasanjani Roushan Infectious Diseases Research Center, Babol University of Medical Sciences, IR Iran Infectious Diseases Research Center, Babol University of Medical Sciences, IR Iran Mohammad JafarSoleimani Amiri Mohammad JafarSoleimani Amiri Infectious Diseases Research Center, Babol University of Medical Sciences, IR Iran Infectious Diseases Research Center, Babol University of Medical Sciences, IR Iran Mohammad Pouralijan Mohammad Pouralijan Infectious Diseases Research Center, Babol University of Medical Sciences, IR Iran Infectious Diseases Research Center, Babol University of Medical Sciences, IR Iran Ali Bijani Ali Bijani Infectious Diseases Research Center, Babol University of Medical Sciences, IR Iran Infectious Diseases Research Center, Babol University of Medical Sciences, IR Iran
en 22087129 Idiopathic hypereosinophilic syndrome presenting with liver mass: Report of two cases Idiopathic hypereosinophilic syndrome presenting with liver mass: Report of two cases case-report case-report 123 125 http://www.hepatmon.com/index.php?page=article&article_id=1072 shatery k shatery k Department of Internal Medicine, Urmia University of Medical Sciences, IR Iran Department of Internal Medicine, Urmia University of Medical Sciences, IR Iran sayyah A sayyah A Department of Internal Medicine, Urmia University of Medical Sciences, IR Iran +98-9123878952, alirezasay@yahoo.com; Department of Internal Medicine, Urmia University of Medical Sciences, IR Iran +98-9123878952, alirezasay@yahoo.com Department of Internal Medicine, Urmia University of Medical Sciences, IR Iran +98-9123878952, alirezasay@yahoo.com; Department of Internal Medicine, Urmia University of Medical Sciences, IR Iran +98-9123878952, alirezasay@yahoo.com
en 22087130 The relationship between celiac disease and hepatitis B virus The relationship between celiac disease and hepatitis B virus letter letter 126 127 http://www.hepatmon.com/index.php?page=article&article_id=1073 Silvia Mina Silvia Mina Department of Social Prevention, Faculty of Dentistry, National University of Cordoba, Argentina +54-35711622658, sm@dat13.com.ar; Department of Social Prevention, Faculty of Dentistry, National University of Cordoba, Argentina +54-35711622658, sm@dat13.com.ar Department of Social Prevention, Faculty of Dentistry, National University of Cordoba, Argentina +54-35711622658, sm@dat13.com.ar; Department of Social Prevention, Faculty of Dentistry, National University of Cordoba, Argentina +54-35711622658, sm@dat13.com.ar Mabel Brunotto Mabel Brunotto Department of Social Prevention, Faculty of Dentistry, National University of Cordoba, Argentina Department of Social Prevention, Faculty of Dentistry, National University of Cordoba, Argentina
en 22087131 Occult hepatitis B infection in chronic hemodialysis patients: Comparison of results and concepts Occult hepatitis B infection in chronic hemodialysis patients: Comparison of results and concepts letter letter 128 129 http://www.hepatmon.com/index.php?page=article&article_id=1074 Amitis Ramezani Amitis Ramezani Clinical Research Department, Pasteur Institute of Iran, IR Iran Clinical Research Department, Pasteur Institute of Iran, IR Iran Mohammad Banifazl Mohammad Banifazl Clinical Research Department, Pasteur Institute of Iran, IR Iran Clinical Research Department, Pasteur Institute of Iran, IR Iran Arezoo Aghakhani Arezoo Aghakhani Clinical Research Department, Pasteur Institute of Iran, IR Iran +98-2166465147, araghakhani@hotmail.com; Clinical Research Department, Pasteur Institute of Iran, IR Iran +98-2166465147, araghakhani@hotmail.com Clinical Research Department, Pasteur Institute of Iran, IR Iran +98-2166465147, araghakhani@hotmail.com; Clinical Research Department, Pasteur Institute of Iran, IR Iran +98-2166465147, araghakhani@hotmail.com
en 22087132 Seroprevalence of anti-HDV Ab and socioepidemiological characteristics among HBsAg-positive blood donors in Charmahal-o-Bakhtiyari province, Iran Seroprevalence of anti-HDV Ab and socioepidemiological characteristics among HBsAg-positive blood donors in Charmahal-o-Bakhtiyari province, Iran letter letter 130 131 http://www.hepatmon.com/index.php?page=article&article_id=1075 Elahe Tajbakhsh Elahe Tajbakhsh Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Islamic Azad University of Shahrekord, IR Iran Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Islamic Azad University of Shahrekord, IR Iran Behnam Abbasian Behnam Abbasian Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Islamic Azad University of Shahrekord, IR Iran Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Islamic Azad University of Shahrekord, IR Iran Abolghasem Esmaeili Abolghasem Esmaeili Molecular and Developmental Division, Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, University of Isfahan, IR Iran +98-3117932490, abesmaeili@yahoo.com; Molecular and Developmental Division, Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, University of Isfahan, IR Iran +98-3117932490, abesmaeili@yahoo.com Molecular and Developmental Division, Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, University of Isfahan, IR Iran +98-3117932490, abesmaeili@yahoo.com; Molecular and Developmental Division, Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, University of Isfahan, IR Iran +98-3117932490, abesmaeili@yahoo.com Mohaddeseh Behjati Mohaddeseh Behjati Department of Internal Medicine, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, IR Iran Department of Internal Medicine, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, IR Iran
en 22087133 Association between hepatitis C virus and oral lichen planus Association between hepatitis C virus and oral lichen planus letter letter 132 133 http://www.hepatmon.com/index.php?page=article&article_id=1076 Mônica Ghislaine Oliveira Alves Mônica Ghislaine Oliveira Alves University of Estadual Paulista, São José dos Campos Dental School, Department of Biosciences and Oral Diagnosis, São José dos Campos, Brazil +55-1288278200, janete@fosjc.unesp.br; University of Estadual Paulista, São José dos Campos Dental School, Department of Biosciences and Oral Diagnosis, São José dos Campos, Brazil +55-1288278200, janete@fosjc.unesp.br University of Estadual Paulista, São José dos Campos Dental School, Department of Biosciences and Oral Diagnosis, São José dos Campos, Brazil +55-1288278200, janete@fosjc.unesp.br; University of Estadual Paulista, São José dos Campos Dental School, Department of Biosciences and Oral Diagnosis, São José dos Campos, Brazil +55-1288278200, janete@fosjc.unesp.br Janete Dias Almeida Janete Dias Almeida Oliveira Alves, São Paulo Oliveira Alves, São Paulo Luiz Antonio Guimarães Cabral Luiz Antonio Guimarães Cabral Oliveira Alves, São Paulo Oliveira Alves, São Paulo
en 22087134 HCV and lichen planus HCV and lichen planus letter letter 134 135 http://www.hepatmon.com/index.php?page=article&article_id=1077 Alfredo Rebora Alfredo Rebora C7O Clinica Dermatologica dell’Università,University of Genoa, Italy ; C7O Clinica Dermatologica dell’Università,University of Genoa, Italy C7O Clinica Dermatologica dell’Università,University of Genoa, Italy ; C7O Clinica Dermatologica dell’Università,University of Genoa, Italy