|Can having hep c affect hiv testing?
Oct 16, 2000
Dear doctor , Is it at all possible that being hepatitis C positive can affect detection of hiv ? For some reason I have this thought in my mind and would really like to know if this can be discarded. Thanking you.
| Response from Dr. Dieterich
You can discard that thought. The tests for both diseases are very specific and they cannot interfere with each other. DTD
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