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. ^ Helms, Richard A.; Quan, David J., eds. (2006). Textbook of Therapeutics: Drug and Disease Management (8. ed. ed.). Philadelphia, Pa. [u.a.]: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. p. 1340. ISBN 0781757347. Retrieved 7 November 2014.