Contracted HCV in 1979 after a blood transfusion, diagnosed in 1998, compensated cirrhosis confirmed with 2007 biopsy, treated in 1999 - NR, treated again 2007 - NR, currently treating with Incivek 4 week viral load negative.
"A ct scan recently showed a 1.4 cm lesion so I was sent for a follow up MRI. Although the lesion did not show any characteristics of HCC, the doctor wants me to repeat the MRI in 3 months. I understand the MRI radiology report but I am a..."
"It has been a while since I posted anything and I just wanted to say I got 12 week post treatment labs back and the virus relapsed. I was neg at 4 weeks in with incivek. This was my third attempt at treatment. I did complete 48 weeks thi..."
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