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Is it necessary to do genotyping to manage a person with chronic hepatitis c?
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Dr. Joel Gallant
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
In brief: Yes
It's important because it helps guide therapy.
Some of the newer drugs only treat certain genotypes, and some types are easier to treat with fewer drugs. The genotype helps guide the choice of drugs.

In brief: Yes
It's important because it helps guide therapy.
Some of the newer drugs only treat certain genotypes, and some types are easier to treat with fewer drugs. The genotype helps guide the choice of drugs.
Dr. Joel Gallant
Dr. Joel Gallant
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Dr. Vijay Laxmi Misra
Internal Medicine
In brief: Yes
Genotype helps prognosticate cure rates with therapy.

In brief: Yes
Genotype helps prognosticate cure rates with therapy.
Dr. Vijay Laxmi Misra
Dr. Vijay Laxmi Misra
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