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Is hepatitis c likely if one's afp level is 30?

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Dr. Joel Gallant
Infectious Disease 36 years experience
Not the right test: The AFP test is a test looking for markers of liver cancer. It's not a test for hepatitis c. The test for hepatitis c is an hcv antibody test, which should always be confirmed by riba or hcv rna.

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Last updated Jun 10, 2014

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