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Neuros

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April 20 2015

HIV/HCV Co infection

What other Hepatitis viruses should be screened for patient infected with HIV/HCV co infection?

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Neuros
Neuros
April 20 2015 #

Any patient who is infected with HIV should be screened for Hep A, B and C. For those who already are infected with HCV, they should still be screened for Hep A and B.

Reference:

  1. Hepatitis B Foundation: HIV/HCV Co-infection Diagnosis and Screening. (Accessed 20 Apr 2015)