how many stages of hep c are there is it graded different from country to country i have read on this forum stage 4 is real bad i dont hear any body talk about stage 5 or 6 in my country its graded 1 to 6 at stage 3 myself so would be helpful to know how to grade myself wit other people on this forum
Hi damosaab the uk stages liver fibrosis on the ishak scale which runs 0-6, stages 5 and 6 of which are classed as cirrhosis, I think the us. uses metavir for grading not sure how it runs but cirrhosis occurs at a score of 4 I think.If youre at stage 3 youre not into a cirrhosis diagnosis yet.
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