Chronic kidney disease is more with HCV patients. Other disorders of the kidney include
People with HCV have a higher risk of rheumatic diseases such as pain in the joints, muscles, connecting tissues etc.
The reason for this is an over active immune system which is trying to control the HCV. These are difficult to diagnose.
Certain medicines for HCV may accelerate these rheumatoid symptoms too. Some other rheumatic conditions include
Many dermatological conditions also are associated with HCV.
Many studies reveal that a successful HCV treatment outcome also clears up HCV associated extra hepatic conditions and manifestations.