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Table 3 Correlation between baseline levels of HCVcAg (Peiu/ml) and HCV RNA (IU/ml) assays among the studied groups

From: Hepatitis C core antigen: a simple predictive marker for treatment response to the new direct-acting antiviral drugs in chronic HCV Egyptian patients

Baseline HCV RNA (IU/ml) Baseline HCVcAg (Peiu/ml)
r P value
Group I: mild viremia group (No. = 140) 0.752 0.002*
Group II: moderate viremia group (No. = 80) 0.976 < 0.001**
Group III: severe viremia group (No. = 60) 1.00 < 0.001**