Diagnostic tests for hepatitis C virus (HCV) can be divided into two broad categories:
- Serologic assays that detect antibodies to hepatitis C
- Molecular assays that detect or quantify HCV RNA, Other investigations such as genotype testing, serum fibrosis panels and liver biopsy may help to predict the response to treatment and prognosis. This topic will review the approach to diagnostic testing and evaluation of chronic HCV infection.
- And one for the detection of chronic hepatitis disease is by ultrasound examination, ultrasound hepatitis above is the cronic hepatitis patients who have appeared on the walls of bile, the beginning because of inflammation and eventually headed the impact on bile