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If I get tested for hepatitis C and the result is positive, do I need additional tests to be sure?

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Dr. Vijay Laxmi Misra
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Your doctor will check viral load to see if you still have hcv or had it and cleared the virus.
Sometimes the test can be a false positive.

In brief: Yes

Your doctor will check viral load to see if you still have hcv or had it and cleared the virus.
Sometimes the test can be a false positive.
Dr. Vijay Laxmi Misra
Dr. Vijay Laxmi Misra
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Dr. Richard Gould
ADHD & Autism

In brief: Hep C Tests

To be sure, you should have a Viral Load blood test if it was not done.

In brief: Hep C Tests

To be sure, you should have a Viral Load blood test if it was not done.
Dr. Richard Gould
Dr. Richard Gould
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