Both hepatitis viruses affect the kidneys and are associated with membranous and membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis.
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A patient is admitted to the hospital because of a chronic untreated hepatitis C infection. He reports a history of heavy alcohol consumption. The physical findings are notable for jaundice and icterus (see the image below). Reduction of which hematopoietic factors would be most concerning from a clinical standpoint given this patient's history?