HCV Not Associated With Myocarditis Risks for Young HIV Patients

HCV Not Associated With Myocarditis Risks for Young HIV Patients

With the awareness of the ongoing concerns of myocarditis risks associated with some mRNA COVID-19 vaccines, investigators have been paying close attention to how this condition can affect people with other viruses. For example, a team, led by Raynell Lang, MD, MSc, Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, identified whether HCV coinfections increases the risk of type 1 myocardial infarction and if the risk differs by age. The risk of myocarditis for patients with HIV is not necessarily associated with …