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What is meant by borderline hepatitis C infection?

My wife was told she has borderline hep c at her midwives office. She is pregnant with our third baby. She has hep b, which we new from our first pregnancy but nothing was ever positive for hep c. Her ...
 

Hepatitis C. Can hepatitis C be genetic?

Hepatitis C Test Results ================= Hello, My wife and I recently had a physical for life insurance. My wife found out that her Hep C test came back indeterminate and mine came back negative. We ...
 

How is hepatitis C transmitted?

On Wednesday or thursday i was out walking with my husband and stepped on a open tampon. i dn't see any noticable blood. but i didn't look closely. I was wondering what are my Risk for HEP C, should i bleach my shoes? i am worried that if i wear...
 

Is there a cure for Hepatitis C?

is there a cure for the European strain of Hep "C". I have a friend that says they took chemo, and is now cured...... also can it be passed on sexually ? I need a answer very quick. as my daughter is considering having sex with this person, and I...
 

How is hepatitis C transmitted?

I was with a man back in 2010 he was told he had hepatitis c (dark urine) but never said again... I have dontated blood serval times and I have been clean.. should I worry? my last donation as a year ago ...
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Is active hepatitis C congenital and is it hereditary?

My daughter s boyfriend has active hepatitis C. What is the risk to her? He states he was born ... her own health. Also, if he was born with it, is it something that can be passed on to his future ...
 

Could hepatitis c be transmitted through sex?

my fiance was recently diagnosed with Hep C, My tests came back negative but im still worried! can i contract the disease through sex and can we conceive a healthy baby without neither of us being ...
 

Suggest treatment for Hepatitis C

Hello, my name is Charlotte and im in AZ. A couple of yrs ago when I had a stroke I was diagnosed with hep c, now im wondering just how long ive had it cause ive been a recovering drug user , and I started at the age of 15 and im now 50 . and I...
 

Suggest treatment for Hepatitis C?

Yes Dr. Grief, My name is Ruth and i have Hep-c. The virus has been in my system since 1995 i know for sure. What i don t know is when i became infected. I haven t experienced any dramatic system yet, so can u tell me what symptoms i should be...
 

What is the treatment for hepatitis C?

My daughter has been diagnosed with hep c. She had liver biopsy - no cirrhosis, but fatty liver. No mass. Pathologist reports grade 3, stage 2-3. This was a general report over the phone. He said he would give her details at her appointment, which...
 

What is the treatment for hepatitis C?

I was tested for Hep c two years ago which came back positive, they did a viral load test which came back negative or no viral load detected, all liver tests came back normal. My question is: how often should I be getting tested. My doctor said I...
 

What is the treatment for Hepatitis C?

Hi, my spouse was diagnosed with Hep-C and Cirrhosis several years ago. He has been sober for 18 months. However, recently tests have confirmed lesions on his liver (from MRI), with new lesions discovered this week. He has to have more blood work,...
 

Is hepatitis C curable?

hello doctor,my mum has been diagnosed with hep c due to an incidental finding,we are doing her hcv genotype and RNA quantitative test.Her liver function test are still functioning normally and has no jaundice.What are her chances of recovery...
 

Suggest treatment for hepatitis C

hello.my self is parul.my mother has been recenty diagnosed with HEPATITES C she has been undergoing treatment at liver insitute in delhi but that treatment was so painfull to her thats why we dont want ti go for that if any hope for ather...
 

Suggest treatment for hepatitis c

hepatitis c i have had chronic hep c since i was 11 at 12 i had interferon n riboviron combined treatment. after 6months they took me off the treatment due to my white blood cell count dropping too low. i ...
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How to cure Hepatitis C?
Welcome to Health Care Magic Consult a hepatologist (Liver specialist) Needs several investigations / and repetitions / and follow up Prolonged course of costly drugs (interferons)! Prognosis is good... Wishing speedy recovery
 
Is hepatitis c contagious
Hi, Thanks for posting the query, Hepatitis C can be contagious it can mainly spread by infected needles, during blood transfusions , it can spread through infected mother to unborn child rarely during sexual intercourse. take care!
 
Is hepatitis c contagious
Hi, Thanks for posting the query, Spread of hepatitis c occurs with infected needles shared among illicit drugs, it can also spread from the mother to unborn child and a small number can be transmitted due to sexual intercourse. take care!
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