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Symptoms of hepatitis c, chances of contraction - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help u
User :   hi
Doctor :   please proceed with your query
User :   I want to ask what are the symptoms of hepatitis c
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i will help u
User :   can it be transmitted thru sexual contact
User :   ?
Doctor :   its usually following blood tranfusion
User :   yes
Doctor :   and thru sexual route
Doctor :   does not spread by food or water as hepatitis A does
Doctor :   it manily affects liver
User :   yes the liver
Doctor :   in acute stages
Doctor :   fever
Doctor :   nausea
User :   and the eyes are getting yellow
Doctor :   vomiting ]
Doctor :   jaundice
Doctor :   itching
User :   yes
Doctor :   bodyache
Doctor :   fatigue or tiredness
User :   ok
Doctor :   high colored urine]
User :   these are common ?
Doctor :   yes these are common in acute stage
User :   one other question
Doctor :   even right sidede abdominal pain
Doctor :   please proceed
User :   can it be transmitted thru sexual contact if you're using propper protection
User :   e.g. condoms
Doctor :   yes it can be protected by barriers like condoms

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