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Oct 28, 2000

I have hepatitis c however my results from my liver profile sgot and sgpt and normal, should I start medication? Or do I wait for the numbers to rise?

Response from Dr. Dieterich

Dear Treatment,

This is the best reason to do a liver biopsy. If your biopsy shows significant fibrosis then you should begin right away. If it does not show fibrosis, then you can wait. Good luck! DTD

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