Oct 31, 2006
5 years ago i donate blood with screening of viruses.3 years ago when i went to donate blood they said that it is positive for hcv.now how i can that i m infected with hcv or a carier or havinga choronic disease.i have no other symptoms
Response from Dr. McGovern
If you do not think you are at risk for HCV, you may want to verify the HCV antibody test with a RIBA.
Yes you can have HCV without any symptoms, however.
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