The CDC advises that testing for hep C should be initiated with anti-HCV. Individuals with reactive test results should be followed up with an HCV RNA.
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Anyone who has received clotting factor concentrates produced before 1987, when less advanced methods for manufacturing those products were used.
Anyone who received a transfusion of blood, blood components, or an organ transplant before July 1992.
Healthcare workers, emergency medical, and public safety workers after needlesticks, sharps, or mucosal exposures to HCV-positive blood