I have recently been diagnosed with HCV; geno: 1;stage: 0-1; grade: 1. I am possible eligible to begin treatment through a trial. I had been leaning toward watchful waiting, but the trial is making me reconsider. When I read all the symptoms and suffering on this site just now, I am beginning to think I am crazy to consider tx (I gather from reading that tx means "treatment"). My HCV probably has been in my system since 1983 when I had a blood transfusion right after the birth of my twins. I believe my biggest symptom is fatigue. I wold appreciate any advice from those of you who have already made this decision. Thank you. Mam2twins
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