|Is HCV borderline dangerous
Sep 13, 2009
I was tested for HCV for the first time and the result was Borderline 1.8. 1-8 was mentioned as borderline. Please guide if this value means that virus is not reactive? If not, is it's presence dangerous? What are the conditions in which it becomes reactive.
| Response from Dr. McGovern
If you got a result that is indeterminate I would discuss further testing with your doctor. If you are at risk, I would proceed with a HCV RNA. If you are not at risk, I would proceed with a RIBA.
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