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Hepatitis C Specialist

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Hep C

I went to the doctor about a month ago and got tested for everything and i was good except it showed something about hep c and my doctor said she had to run more test because I may have been exposed to it and to see if the virus was still in my...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
If you have virus in your blood you appear to have HCV infection.Yes you should be able to fight this off with appropriate medication if your doctor decides that now is the time to treat. Decisions to treat depend on suspicion of disease activity... Read more »

Post Hep. C Tx.

I am six weeks post tx. SVR. I am stillhaving mental confusion, paranoia,memory loss. I am on no... Read more »

Hepatitis C

I've been diagnosed with Hepatitis C. I had a test taken called HCV QN by bDNa. My result is... Read more »
Articles
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Hepatitis C: A Meeting Ground for the Generalist and the Specialist

...Information regarding pathogenesis and appropriate management of chronic hepatitis C continues to evolve. Educational campaigns continue to increase public awareness about hepatitis C. Clinicians must be prepared Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Canada: New HIV and Hepatitis C Treatment Center Opens

... A clinic focusing on patients co-infected with HIV and hepatitis C is opening in Waterloo, about 70 miles southwest of Toronto. "We want to be able to provide those people with the opportunity Read more »
HIV i-Base

Newly Diagnosed With Hepatitis C

... Newly diagnosed with both HIV and hepatitis C at the same time Are people around me now at risk? Can I pass on hepatits C through sex? Can you catch another Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

FAQs for the Public: Hepatitis C

... Overview What is hepatitis? What is the difference between hepatitis A, hepatitis B, and hepatitis C? What is hepatitis C? Statistics How common is acute hepatitis C in the United States? How common is chronic Read more »
Connect With Others

Hepatitis C

Posted by saylomoon, 1 Reply
...Hola amigos, como sabran tuve una posible exposicion con agujas mi pregunta, si alguien sabe, el periodo ventana para hepatitis C, hasta cuantos anos o meses se amplia, ya que en unas paginas lei que eran 6 meses y en otras son 3 anos. tengo... Read more »

Hepatitis C

Posted by capeac, 1 Reply
...no tengo de nuevo hora para la consulta y me gustara saber que sabeis sobre la fiabilidad de los resultados en el test de la Hepatitis C. ?Es cierto que cabe la posibilidad de un falso negativo -ojo estoy hablando de la Hepatitis C no del VIH-... Read more »

Periodo en caso de coinfeccion con la hepatitis c?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Alguien me podria decir si con 6 meses seria suficiente? Read more »

HEPATITIS C SUFFERERS PLEASE READ

Posted by hepatitisC
...If you or anyone you know is a Hepatitis C sufferer please call 888-527-7779 x14 We are conducting a telephone study and if you qualify you will receive an incentive for Read more »