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If you are talking about after having the transplant, then all I can say is it depends. It has to do with the same things as for others doing hep C treatment. It would depend on genotype and how quickly you respond to treatment.
Doing treatment prior to transplantation is something only few centers are doing, and I don't know the answer to that one. But I bet Hector does:)
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