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Requested test after blood work results

If routine blood work comes back with signs of elevated insulin levels and low levels of vitamin D is it normal for the Dr. to request HIV and Hep-C test.


For med history proposes; I have never used drugs and have only been sexually active with the same woman for the last 23 years.
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replied April 20th, 2019
Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and I understand your concern.
No,its not a routine. May be you have signs of hep C or HIV or you have risk factors for these.
I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
Take care
Khan


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