Diagnostic Performance of Two Point-of-Care Tests for Anti-HCV Detection

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To Cite : da Rosa L, Dantas-Corrêa E B, Narciso-Schiavon J L, Schiavon L D L. Diagnostic Performance of Two Point-of-Care Tests for Anti-HCV Detection, Hepat Mon. 2013 ;13(9):e12274. doi: 10.5812/hepatmon.12274.
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Abstract
1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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