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How Is Hepatitis C Transmitted? - Healthline

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Feb 18, 2016 ... Learn about how the liver disease hepatitis C is transmitted, such as through blood, sex, tattoos, piercings, and genetics—as well as how it's not ...

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

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May 23, 2016 ... Hepatitis C is a contagious liver disease that ranges in severity from a mild illness lasting a few weeks to a serious, lifelong illness that attacks ...

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 C : Can it be sexually transmitted? - Digestion Center ...

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Topic: Hepatitis C, June 2000. Dr. Lee: Who are at increased risk of getting hepatitis C? Can hepatitis C be transmitted sexually? Dr. Edward Block:

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 Causes, Symptoms, Treatment - What is hepatitis C ...

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Mar 18, 2016 ... What is hepatitis C? ... View Hepatitis C Slideshow Pictures ... Hepatitis C is an inflammation of the liver caused by a specific virus called 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 ...

Hepatitis C - New York State Department of Health

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There is no evidence that the hepatitis C virus can be transmitted by casual contact such as hugging or shaking hands, through foods, by sharing eating utensils ...

DPH: Hepatitis C - Fact Sheet - CT.gov

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Nov 5, 2013 ... Hepatitis C - Fact Sheet Abstract: What is hepatitis C? Hepatitis C is a contagious liver disease caused by the hepatitis C virus. It can cause ...

Hey, Can I Get Hepatitis C From... - Hepatitis C New Drug Research ...

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A: Sexual transmission studies are still ongoing. Because hepatitis C is transmitted through blood, it is not easily transmitted through sex. There are still some ...

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Hepatitis C is contagious.
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Is Hep C Contagious? | Hepatitis C Transmission | Liver Foundation

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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.

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

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WebMD answers questions about viral hepatitis and your sex life. ... During such times, HCV may be transmitted to the spouse or partner, because the couple ...

Is Hepatitis C Contagious? Click for more - MedicineNet

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Jun 22, 2015 ... Learn about the transmission of hepatitis C, a type of liver disease spread by people sharing needles, improper sterilization of surgical ...