Abstract:Chronic Hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection is a chronic viral illness that affects millions of people around the world and can cause serious consequences such as hepatic failure and hepatocellular carcinoma. Entecavir, a guanosine nucleoside analog (NA), is a commonly used and generally safe therapeutic agent in HBV infection.In this paper, we aimed to present a case of chronic HBV that developed severe myopathy as an extremely rare side effect after the use of entecavir. Patients receiving entecavir therapy fo… Show more
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