Sustained viral response

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Sustained viral response (SVR) is an efficacy measure of a hepatitis C treatment. It is defined as the absence of detectable RNA of the hepatitis C virus in blood serum for at least 24 weeks after discontinuing the treatment.[1]


  1. ^ Textbook of therapeutics : drug and disease management (8 ed.). Philadelphia, Pa. [u.a.]: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. 2006. p. 1340. ISBN 9780781757348. Retrieved 25 July 2012.