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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.

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Jun 14, 2017 ... You can contract hepatitis C by coming into direct contact with an infected person's blood. It can also be transmitted by contact with bodily fluids ...

www.cdc.gov/hepatitis/hcv/cfaq.htm

Hepatitis C is usually spread when blood from a person infected with the Hepatitis C virus enters the body of ...

www.webmd.com/hepatitis/hepc-guide/hepatitis-c-protecting-others

Sep 1, 2016 ... WebMD explains how hepatitis C is passed and what to do to protect loved ones from contracting the disease.

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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 ...

www.webmd.com/hepatitis/hepatitis-and-sex-frequently-asked-questions

Jul 30, 2016 ... Hepatitis B (HBV) is 50 to 100 times easier to transmit sexually than HIV ( the ... Hepatitis C (HCV) is spread through contact with an infected ...

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Hepatitis C is spread person-to-person usually by direct contact with another person's blood who is infected with ...

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Mar 18, 2016 ... Hepatitis C (hep C, HCV) is infection and inflammation of the liver caused by infection through contaminated needles, blood transfusion, ...

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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.