When is a hepatitis C virus antibody test indicated in the management of HIV infection in primary care?

Updated: Apr 09, 2019
  • Author: Jason F Okulicz, MD, FACP, FIDSA; Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
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Testing for hepatitis C virus (HCV) antibody should be performed upon entry to care and annually thereafter in those at risk. If positive, confirm result with HCV RNA. [14]


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