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post treatment

just finshed treatment 16 weeks ago.12 weeks lab results showed that virus was not detected.i have been virus free since the first month of treatment.should i still be concern about virus returning.i,am 61 years old and supect that i have had hep c for atleast 40 years.this is my 2nd time in treatment.the first time i relasped 2 months after i finshed treatment.

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When you say 12 week lab, if you are referring to the lab drawn 12 weeks AFTER end of treatment, and it is Undetectable, then you have a 99.7% chance at attaining SVR. Those are excellent odds.

You have joined a few others here, UND at 12 weeks post end of treatment, and we are all waiting patiently for the 24 week post end of treatment labs. But we all have a 99.7% chance at SVR because we were UND at 12 weeks post end of treatment.

Let me get the link so you can see what I am talking about.


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http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/hep.24512/pdf

Read the response to the first question. You will see that if UND at 12 weeks post end of treatment, we have 99.7% chance for SVR.

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Congrats on the UND results.  Best wishes for SVR.
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