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Hep C Cirrhosis Geno Type 3 Rvr Low Vl

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HepC Geno 2b has good chance of being cured?

Hello. I have chronic hepatitis C. I have probably had it for many years. My genotype is 2b, ALT 53, Virus load around 990,000. I am 19 year old male and my liver is functioning at normal and my ultra sound is normal. Here is the story, my...
Maribel Rodriguez-Torres, M.D.

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Fundacion Gatroenterologia De Diego
You have the best opportunity to be cured than any other HCV group.Your good prognosis factors are ;genotype 2,low viral load ,minimal liver disease ,young age at infection.Your chances may not be as high as 95% but certaingly as high as 85% in... Read more »

hepc after 48tx tests

my GI says hepc is neg., but the numbersare still about 561,he says thats low as their tests can... Read more »

long term hep-c

My situation is this; I am a 43 yer old male and was likely exposed to hep-c app. 25 years ago... Read more »
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Guide to Hepatitis C for People Living With HIV

What Happens to People Who Have Hepatitis C The Natural History of HCV Although hepatitis C also affects other parts of the body, your liver is the organ most affected. Your liver is an essential organ with hundreds of functions. On a daily... Read more »
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This Month in HIV: Update on Hepatitis C/HIV Coinfection

Welcome to This Month in HIV. I'm Terri Wilder . This month's topic is HIV and hepatitis C coinfection. Up to one third of people with HIV are estimated to also have hepatitis C, and living with both viruses is no picnic. The good news is that,... Read more »
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6 months suffering

Posted by David75, 2 Replies
Hello,

Yesterday, I got my 6 months results : HIV and hep C negative.
Bilirubin : 2.29 ( very high - liver )
CD4-count(698) ( very low)

I'm still not able to work, sleep all day, gingivitis, polyneuropathy, no energy, rashes, dizziness, memory... Read more »