Online ISSN: 2515-8260

Keywords : Hepcidin


Serum Ferritin And Hepcidin Levels In Hepatitis C Patients

Ali Sami Mohammed; Layla Abd-Al-Sattar Sadiq Laylani; Mostafa Ali Abdulrahman; Mohammed Ahmed Mustafa

European Journal of Molecular & Clinical Medicine, 2020, Volume 7, Issue 9, Pages 408-411

The aim of the study detects the relation between serum ferritin and hepcidin with hepatitis C virus One hundred subjects (men and women) were taken in the current study. Forty-four subjects without infection used like control group and fifty-six subjects with hepatitis C virus. The results demonstrate high significant (P < 0.05) elevate in levels of serum ferritin and hepcidin in subjects with hepatitis C compare with health subjects. It was concluded that there is positive relationship between serum ferritin, hepcidin and hepatitis C.