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A 29-year-old member asked about a 29-year-old female:

i am 29 years old and pregnant.on routine blood work was hcv reactive.had the pcr done and came back non detectable.will my baby be born with it?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Parul Krishnamurthy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 34 years experience
No: No
Dr. Hemangshu Podder
Transplant Surgery 35 years experience
HCV: There can be false positive results....as you are pregnant and have concern about your baby be born with HCV...please discuss with your Gyn dr. Or with your GI...they do have other tests to tell you what you should do....remember...there is good treatments out there now
Dr. Parul Krishnamurthy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 34 years experience
False Positives would not require treatment
May 18, 2015

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