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Suggest treatment for hepatitis C in an elderly person

I am70 and wonder every time I seen the ad on TV stating that Baby Boomers need to have a Hepatitis C test, WHY? What is the reason behind this? ...
 

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 ...
 

Is hepatitis C infection contagious?

I had hepatitis when I was 7 years old. I am now 64 and Hep c has me wondering if I could contract it. ...
 

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...
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Is hepatitis C a contagious disease?

I am positive for hep c. Had severe hep in 1991. Presently Riba and Rna testing show virus innactive. Am I contagious to babies or other people through saliva or eating utensils. Mainly, can my ...
 

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

my son has heppities c n just stated injections n pills im in sc he in ny hes 30 yrs old thats nmy baby boy! what can i expect n how cn i surport him he gona b on this 4 6 mouths then we know ...
 

Is it safe to impregnate a woman if suffering from hepatitis-C?

. now i want to produce baby.please guide me whether its safe to have sex in this condition.what effects it can have on my wife and potential baby.regards ...
 

Suggest treatment for hepatitis c

I am Umer Naeem from Pakistan, My father suffered from hepatitus C for the past 15 years. His bilirubin is High, MELD score is 2. Now his physician recommended for liver transplantation.Therefore we are planning for liver transplantation from...
 

Treatment for Hepatitis C

Dear Doctor, My friend s mother is suffering from Hepatitis C. It looks like she is going through the critical stages. No one knows for sure. My friend will have to go abroad for his job this June but does ...
 

What is the treatment for Hepatitis C?

I have been diagnosed with Hep C, have red/purple hands/feet with white blotches, joint pain, back pain, numbness in my left arm. My height and weight are out of proportion. I graduated high school at 5 foot 9 inches and weighing 185 pounds with...
 

What is the treatment for Hepatitis C?

Doctor, I am Jancy from pathanamthitta ,working in saudi arabya.When I have done medical for coming here itwas showing anti HCV positive,I have repeated in another lab and i got a normal report.So I oinned on my duty but after comin here there was...
 

What is the treatment for Hepatitis C?

I have a freind who is a borderline Hep C case. What can be done to convert him from borderline to negative. The doctor has told him that he should not be worried because it is a borderline case. The doc says that he is a carrier and that there is...
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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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