"2009: routine liver function test because of hepatoxic meds for various disorders. Result: Pos Hep C antibody. Referral
2009: GI Dr. double checks antibodies, looks for VR and RNA type. Result, pos. antibody, VR 561 (not a typo) Lab r..."
"Not a question, just a fly-by to share the good news and prove it's possible. Went to Dr for blood test results, and as of now, I am one of the mythical 20% who have achieved spontaneous clearing. Quantitative testing show NO viral load ..."
"I've been tesing in the borderline high range for WBC for about 9 months now, during routine blood panels. Has anyone else had this problem related to HCV, and for no other reason? The three tamest sounding causes accoring to The Mayo Cl..."
"Thanks for all your typing, and taking the time to help me out here. You're right, the waiting and wondering are driving me crazy. I haven't heard back from the GI yet, but I hope to soon, maybe by tomorrow. I was wrong about the date of..."
"OK, I called the GI, I go to him on June 22, and in the mean time, I expect to get a call back from his nurse about the VL. I just went searching for info on periportal fibrosis, and this is what I found: http://www.meddean.luc.edu/lumen..."
"Aight, I'm gonna call and ask about it. As far as I know, and as far as the GI is able to be understood, my viral load is 561--he uses the word "Titer", AND refers to it as my viral load. I asked what geno type I was at the Appt. and he ..."
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