Hepatitis C

Hep C IconThrough the AGA Roadmap to the Future of Practice, AGA offers this Hepatitis C Clinical Service line to support high-quality patient care.

Hepatitis C (HCV) can be spread through blood transfusions and contaminated needles, but for a substantial number of patients, the cause is unknown. HCV may lead to cirrhosis or scarring of the liver. There are treatments available for HCV.

Educate Yourself


Manage Your Practice

Manage your practice with useful resources and practice improvement tools including CPT, HCPCS, ICD-9 and ICD-10 codes that are commonly used for GI procedures.


HCV ICD-9 Codes (PDF)

ICD-10 Resource Center

Measure Your quality

Educate Your Patients

AGA provides several patient guides, books and other resources to help your patients understand their hepatitis C disease diagnosis and the steps you will take along with them to manage their disease.

Understanding Hepatitis

Comparing Websites for Patients: Hepatitis C

Useful information from other organizations:

The ABCs of Hepatitis (PDF)

Hepatitis C: Diagnosis, Treatment and Support

Find Funding

Find funding opportunities for your Hepatitis C research from the AGA Research Foundation and other organizations.

AGA-Gilead Sciences Research Scholar Award in Liver Disease

National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)


AGA Roadmap to the Future of GI