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Dr. Shreya Gupta
BDS, MDS - Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology
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Hepatitis C Virus, Qualitative

(HCV Qual.)
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Male, Female
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  1. No special preparation required


What is HCV Qual.?

The Hepatitis C Virus test is performed to screen for, diagnose, or monitor treatment of a Hepatitis C virus infection.

Why is HCV Qual. done?

  1. To confirm a Hepatitis C virus infection if the patient is suspected to have been exposed to HCV
  2. To diagnose HCV infection if symptoms of liver diseases or hepatitis appear like jaundice, enlarged liver, etc.
  3. For screening of HCV infection if the patient has risk factors of infection like being born between 1945 and 1965, or receiving blood transfusions before 1992.



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