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USPSTF Recommends All Adults Receive HCV Screening

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The US Preventive Services Task Force has posted new draft recommendations advising that essentially all US adults aged 18 to 79 years should be screened for hepatitis C virus (HCV) (B recommendation).

This recommendation represents a major change from 2013 guidelines, which recommended screening in high-risk individuals and baby boomers (who are at high risk for HCV). The draft recommendation was posted on the USPSTF website and will be open to public comment through September 23… (Medscape)

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