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Table 5 Micro-elimination of HCV in transplant recipients in Belgium

From: Eliminating viral hepatitis C in Belgium: the micro-elimination approach

 Transplant UZ Leuven (n)
Total liver transplants1360
Liver transplantation due to HCV:169
HCC40
Decompensated cirrhosis129
Patients still alive66
Relapse of HCV after transplant65
Treated for HCV relapse55
IFN21
DAA34
Cured of HCV relapse50
IFN16
DAA34
Patients with HCV no longer in follow-up15
Living abroad7
No treatment (comorbidity)7
Loss to follow-up1
  1. Abbreviations: HCV hepatitis C virus; HCC hepatocellular carcinoma; IFN interferon; DAA direct-acting antiviral (drug)