May is Hepatitis Awareness Month More than 300 million people worldwide have Hepatitis. 9 out of 10 are unaware they have this condition. D. Robert Dufour, MD, Lab Tests Online Editorial Review Board, explains how Hepatitis C is tested. Watch and learn. Related Lab Tests Online Articles For information on Hepatitis, visit the following Lab Tests...
The U.S. issues travel and healthcare precautions as more U.S. cases of the 2019 novel coronavirus are expected in the coming weeks.
More than two dozen cases of Eastern equine encephalitis virus infection have been reported and at least ten people have died from EEE this summer.
The new guidelines call for stand-alone HPV testing as preferred method of screening, and for delaying the start of screening from age 21 to 25.
All adults age 18 and older should be screened for hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection at least once in their lifetime, while women should be screened during every pregnancy, say new U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommendations. These latest recommendations, published on April 10, 2020, expand CDC's 2012 call for one-time HCV...
Experts recommend screening people who have certain inherited genetic variants or strong family history of pancreatic cancer.