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Transmission of Hepatitis C - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can i help you
User :   I have a friend who has hepatitis C. I am worried my son and I will catch it. We have been sharing drinks with her. What if for example there was a prick of blood that dropped inside a soda can can we still get it?
Doctor :   k sure we will help you
Doctor :   your age
User :   24 and my son is 3
Doctor :   hepatitis C is not transmitted through drinks or other oral drinks
User :   how much blood does it take for a person to get infected
Doctor :   it is transferred through sex
Doctor :   and injections or blood transmitted

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