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Hepatitis B Virus Infection: Screening, 2014

Release Date: May 2014

Recommendation Summary

Summary of Recommendation and Evidence

PopulationRecommendationGrade
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Persons at High Risk for Infection

The USPSTF recommends screening for hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection in persons at high risk for infection.

B

Related Information for Health Professionals

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Clinical Summary

Clinical summaries are one-page documents that provide guidance to primary care clinicians for using recommendations in practice.

This summary is intended for use by primary care clinicians.

 
Current as of: May 2014

Internet Citation: Final Update Summary: Hepatitis B Virus Infection: Screening, 2014. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. September 2016.
https://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/Page/Document/UpdateSummaryFinal/hepatitis-b-virus-infection-screening-2014

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