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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.

Is Hepatitis C Sexually Transmitted? - Healthline

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Dec 30, 2015 ... Hepatitis C is a contagious liver disease. Though rare, it's possible to contract Hepatitis C through sexual contact. Learn more about protecting ...

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 ...

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 (Hep C, HCV) Causes, Symptoms, Treatment - What is ...

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Mar 18, 2016 ... What is hepatitis C? ... Hepatitis C is an inflammation of the liver caused by a specific virus called the hepatitis C virus (HCV). The word ...

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, ...

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 ...

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 ...

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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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 ...