Instrument Variable Name: AHEPCRES
Questionnaire File Name: Sample Adult
What is the MAIN reason you were tested for hepatitis C? Was it because...
*Read answer categories below.
1 You or your doctor thought you were at risk of having hepatitis C because a blood test or symptoms like fatigue, nausea, stomach pain, yellowing of the eyes or skin indicated you might have liver disease
2 You were born from 1945 through 1965
3 You were at risk of hepatitis C infection due to exposure to blood on your job, injection drug use or receipt of transfusion before 1992
4 Some other reason
9 Don't know
Universe Text: Sample adults 18+ who have had a blood test for hepatitis C
(1-4,R,D) if AGE GE 50 [goto SHINGLES];
elseif AGE LT 50 [goto SHTTD]