Appendix C: Analytic Framework for Guiding HCV Testing Among Persons Born During 1945–1965
* Together, these interventions are known as alcohol screening and brief interventions (SBI) for referral for treatment.
† Viral eradication after treatment completion.
§ Cirrhosis with the diagnosis of at least one of the following: ascites, variceal bleeding, encephalopathy, or impaired hepatitis synthetic function.
Alternate Text: The appendix is a flow chart that presents the framework for testing persons born during 1945-1965 for hepatitis C virus. If the person is HCV negative, no further steps are necessary. If the person is positive, he should go through a series of interventions and treatments.
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