Aa
A
A
Close
Avatar universal
about hep c test
I had the the  test for anitbody come back positive, twice then they did more test that came back negitive. I am trying to understand the results better. I was so happy at the dr. office I did not truley understand the blood test. My husband thinks somthing is Wrong. They did Cryoglobulun Qualitative which was negative HCV RNA PCR Quant that eas <50 does any one understand this?
Cancel
3 Answers
Page 1 of 1
Avatar universal
It sounds as though you had a reactive screening test and a neg Riba and neg Pcr.  This means you are neg for hcv.

Can you confirm that a 'Riba' confirmatory test was done?  A neg Riba means no antibody in your blood stream.
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
Avatar universal
um what does it mean when your blood results come back low reaction to hep does it mean i have hep c im taking another blood test soon waiting for the results im so worryed and dont know what to do.
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
Avatar universal
It could just mean your viral load is low,but not sure. I would talk to my Dr.
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
Your Answer
Avatar universal
Answer
Do you know how to answer? Tap here to leave your answer...
Answer
Answer
Post Answer
A
A
Answer a few simple questions about your Hep C treatment journey.

Those who qualify may receive up to $100 for their time.
Explore More In Our Hep C Learning Center
image description
What Is Hepatitis C?
Learn about this treatable virus.
image description
Diagnosing Hepatitis C
Getting tested for this viral infection.
image description
Just Diagnosed? Here’s What’s Next
3 key steps to getting on treatment.
image description
Understanding Hepatitis C Treatment
4 steps to getting on therapy.
image description
Your Guide to Hep C Treatments
What you need to know about Hep C drugs.
image description
Managing Side Effects of Treatment
How the drugs might affect you.
image description
Making Hep C Treatment a Success
These tips may up your chances of a cure.
Recent Activity
317787 tn?1473362051
Blank
Dee1956 commented on KeeLolo's status
7 hrs ago
317787 tn?1473362051
Blank
Dee1956 commented on Dee1956's status
13 hrs ago
317787 tn?1473362051
Blank
Dee1956 commented on Belle313's status
Aug 20
Blank
Weight Tracker
Track your weight over time
Start Tracking Now
Top Hepatitis Answerers
Avatar universal
Blank
317787 tn?1473362051
Blank
DC
1747881 tn?1358189534
Blank
Greeley, CO
683231 tn?1467326617
Blank
Auburn, WA
7469840 tn?1409849436
Blank
San Diego, CA
Avatar universal
Blank
Hepatitis C Community Resources