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    chuckinstl posted:
    I'm a 60 year old male and just found out that I have HCV; really freaked me out as I'm sure I've had the virus for many years. I go for my biopsy in a few weeks and was wondering if I start treatment do I need to go on a leave of absence from work? The side affects sound horrific; I'm a restaurant manager and not sure what the treatment will do.
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    oldtiff47 responded:
    TRUST YOU MD'S YOU HAVE MANY STEPS TO GO WITH HCV. DO THE STEPS AND LEARN ALL YOU CAN. BE SURE YOU HAVE AND MD YOU TRUST TO WALK THIS PATH WITH YOU. I HAVE NO CLUE WHAT IT COSTS I DID TX IN 99& 2000...........I NEVER ADDED IT UP.. THANK GOD I HAD GOOD INSURANCE.....

    YOU CAN DO THIS IF YOUR MD WANTS YOU ON TX. PLEASE KEEP US POSTED.

    TIFF....
    DON'T TAKE YOUR ORGANS TO HEAVEN...HEAVEN KNOWS WE NEED THEM HERE !!


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