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Hepatitis C FAQs for the Public | Division of Viral Hepatitis | CDC

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More research is needed to better understand how and when Hepatitis C can be spread ...

How is Hepatitis C Transmitted or Spread? - American Liver ...

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Hepatitis C is not contagious like the common cold. It is transmitted through the blood of an infected person to a healthy person.

Preventing Hepatitis C Transmission - WebMD

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Hepatitis C is spread only through exposure to an infected person's blood. It cannot be ...

WHO | Hepatitis C

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HCV can also be transmitted sexually and can be passed from an infected mother to her baby; however these modes of transmission are much less common.

Hepatitis C: How common is sexual transmission? - Mayo Clinic

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Hepatitis C is transmitted primarily by exposure to blood containing the hepatitis C virus. Transmission rarely occurs from exposure to other infected body fluids, ...

Hepatitis C Virus Transmission - Viral Hepatitis

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It is clear that HCV is most frequently transmitted through large or repeated direct percutaneous exposures to infected blood. The two most common exposures ...

Transmission — Hepatitis Australia

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Jul 27, 2015 ... Understanding how hepatitis C is transmitted is equally important for people who are already hepatitis C positive so they can reduce the ...

Can Hepatitis C Be Transmitted Through Sexual Contact? | Hepatitis ...

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Jul 30, 2007 ... Although not exclusively considered a sexually transmitted disease, the Hepatitis C virus (HCV) has the potential to be spread through sexual ...

Can Saliva Transmit Hepatitis C? | Hepatitis Central

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Mar 8, 2007 ... With over 5 million Americans infected, the Hepatitis C virus is the most ... Although it is believed to be primarily transmitted through blood to ...

ADH: Hepatitis C FAQS

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Answer: It is spread through contact with the blood of an infected person. The most common way people get hepatitis C is by sharing injection drug equipment,  ...

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Is Hepatitis C Sexually Transmitted? - Healthline

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Dec 30, 2015 ... Hepatitis C is a contagious liver disease caused by the hepatitis C virus (HCV). The disease can be passed from person to person. Hepatitis C ...

Hepatitis C :: The Facts : Hepatitis C - Transmission of Hepatitis C

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Hepatitis C is believed to be transmitted only by blood. However, unlike many other blood borne viruses (like HIV) virtually any source of blood or blood products ...

Hepatitis and Sex Questions: Transmission, Kissing, Condoms, and ...

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But the liver-destroying disease can also sometimes be spread through sexual ... Hepatitis C (HCV) is spread through contact with an infected person's blood ...