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 C can be spread through sexual intercourse, but the risk is ... partners;
Engage in rough sex; Have a sexually transmitted disease; Are infected with HIV.
At this time, the principal risk for acquiring hepatitis C appears to be the use of
injection drugs, ... the actual risk of sexual transfer of this disease is thought to be
relatively low). Dr. Lee: As opposed to, let's say, sexual transmission of Hepatitis
Mar 19, 2013 ... Transmission of HCV from an infected partner during sex is rare according ... of
the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD). ... about the
risk of HCV transmission with sexual activity remains a limitation ...
HCV is a blood-borne disease, that is, it is transmitted by blood-to-blood contact.
... Most experts believe that the risk of sexual transmission of HCV is low.
people have sexually transmitted diseases. For people who are in a stable long-
term monogamous relationship the chances of giving or getting hepatitis C are ...
Jul 30, 2007 ... Although not exclusively considered a sexually transmitted disease, the Hepatitis
C virus (HCV) has the potential to be spread through sexual ...
Using condoms will help prevent spreading the hepatitis C virus and will also
protect you against other sexually transmitted diseases, such as HIV (human ...
Whatever the information about risk of sexual transmission of HCV in ... Presence
of co-existing STDs, especially those that cause a sore, increase risk for men ...
Lack of evidence of sexual transmission of hepatitis C among monogamous
couples: ... Vandelli C(1), Renzo F, Romanò L, Tisminetzky S, De Palma M,
Stroffolini T, ... Sex Distribution; Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Viral/diagnosis;