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Source: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
Last Reviewed: March 2020
Workgroups: Immunization and Infectious Diseases Workgroup
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommends screening for hepatitis C virus infection in adults ages 18 to 79 years. This screening often involves various noninvasive tests that are less likely than a liver biopsy to cause harm.
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U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. (2020). Final Recommendation Statement: Hepatitis C: Screening. Retrieved from https://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/uspstf/recommendation/hepatitis-c-screening