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How Is Hepatitis C Transmitted? - Healthline


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 ...

Is Hepatitis C Sexually Transmitted? - Healthline


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 ...

Is Hep C Contagious? | Hepatitis C Transmission | Liver Foundation


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

How Can I Prevent Giving Hepatitis C? - American Liver Foundation


While the odds of passing on Hepatitis C are not high, it's best if you tell anyone at risk that you have Hepatitis C.

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


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


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 ...

Preventing Hepatitis C Transmission - WebMD


If you've just been diagnosed with hepatitis C, you may worry about passing on the virus to a loved one. If you've had the disease for a long time without knowing  ...

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


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


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 ...

Is Hepatitis C Contagious? Click for more - MedicineNet


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