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How many days after infection with HCV to be detected with pcr?

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Dr. Larry Lutwick
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: The RT-PCR for HCV

Can be positive within days, 7-10 or so, after exposure, in comparison to to 70-90 days or so to develop acute disease symptoms.
Many cases of acute hcv are silent.

In brief: The RT-PCR for HCV

Can be positive within days, 7-10 or so, after exposure, in comparison to to 70-90 days or so to develop acute disease symptoms.
Many cases of acute hcv are silent.
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