POZ, July 16, 2015
While there are no guarantees in life, once someone has been pronounced cured of hepatitis C virus (HCV), the declaration that the virus is gone for good is quite near certain. Hopefully someone who has made it to this point can feel secure in the knowledge that they have indeed started a new, healthier chapter.
However, there are two reasons why a cure might not be permanent: relapse or reinfection.
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