Hepatitis C

6 Facts about Hepatitis C Testing


Many cases are discovered during routine screenings

An antibody test is the next step

HCV test can determine if virus is active

HCV quantitative test can determine virus load

HCV viral genotyping can determine the virus genotype

Liver biopsy can provide useful information

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