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Hep C Test
Oct 24, 2010

Hi, My mother had hep c probably when I was born. She was diagnosed and I was tested in 1995 at UCI medical center and teted Neg. My Father also tested neg. I have not had any tests since for hep c. How accurate were tests back then?

Thank you.

Response from Dr. McGovern

The tests have been very accurate since 1992

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