The incidence of Parkinson disease is lower in patients with chronic hepatitis C (HCV) infection who received interferon-based antiviral therapy than in untreated HCV patients. The findings, from a large Taiwanese study, support other epidemiological evidence for an association between HCV and risk of developing Parkinson disease. It also offers the potential for lowering this ...
Viral risk factor found for Parkinson disease
By Mardi Chapman
20 Jun 2019