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Diagnosed with hepatitis c. Had taken vaccination for it. How could it be possible?

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I had a hepatitis C vaccine in 1980. Now I have hepatitis C. How did this happen? I am a health care worker with many years of exposure to patients blood.
Posted Sat, 4 May 2013 in Vaccinations
Answered by Dr. Maruti Karale 19 minutes later

Thanks for query.

Till date there is no vaccine against Hepatitis C. Research is going on for vaccine against hepatitis C and it is in phase 2 of clinical trial.

You must have received vaccination details.

Thank you.
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