Medications Used in Hepatitis C Treatment

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B Uncontrolled systemic lupus erythematosus is a contraindication to treatment with peginterferon.

This answer is correct. As a result of peginterferon's immunodulatory properties, treatment may cause an emergence or exacerbation of immune-mediated disorders. This issue is particularly important in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus and end-organ involvement.


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