Cryoglobulinaemic vasculitis in a patient with chronic hepatitis C: favourable outcome due to direct-acting antivirals

M.J.M. Boderie*, P. Van Paassen, J.P. Aendekerk, D. Posthouwer

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This case report describes a patient who presented with a debilitating hepatitis C virus-related cryoglobulinaemic vasculitis who was treated with immunosuppression and direct-acting antivirals. After returning symptoms revealed a relapse of the hepatitis C virus infection, treatment with direct-acting antivirals was repeated. Subsequently, he achieved a sustained virological response and his vasculitis subsided.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)286-289
Number of pages4
JournalNetherlands Journal of Medicine
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 1 Sept 2020


  • cryoglobulinaemic vasculitis
  • direct-acting antivirals
  • hepatitis c virus
  • immunosuppression
  • mixed cryoglobulinemia
  • virus-infection
  • Cryoglobulinaemic vasculitis
  • hepatitis C virus

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