Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
137 Doctors are Online

Information on Hepatitis C - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
User rating for this question
Very Good Posted in: Liver and Gall Bladder
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2005
Answered : 2408 Questions

Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   Hi
User :   sir i want to know about Hepatitace
User :   what is hepatitace
User :   ?
Doctor :   ok, u want to know about Hepatitis isit
User :   yes sir
Doctor :   For Health purposes please provide your Age, Gender, Location, Occupation, Marital status, Height and Weight, Waist Circumfrence.
User :   is it
User :   hepatitist c, b and a
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Hepatitis C is one of six identified hepatitis viruses
User :   age 21 years ... hieght 5.8 inch Gender Male .. Location Pakistan Tandoallahyar . Occupation Network Administrator , weight . 55kg
Doctor :   the others are A, B, D, E and G
Doctor :   All cause the liver to become inflamed, which interferes with its ability to function
User :   yes
Doctor :   Hepatitis C is generally considered to be among the most serious of these viruses, its infection over the period of time can lead to cancer
User :   hmmm and how we controll to this disease
Doctor :   or liver cancer, liver failure or cirrhosis
Doctor :   Because no effective vaccine for hepatitis C exists, the only way to protect yourself is to avoid becoming infected
User :   hmmm then sir why we controll hepatitist c
User :   tell me
Doctor :   only way to protect yourself is to avoid becoming infected
Doctor :   Don't share needles
Doctor :   Avoid body piercing and tattooing
User :   hmmm
Doctor :   Avoid risky sexual behavior
User :   and any thing sir
User :   hmmm
Doctor :   i mean don't engage in unprotected sex with multiple partners or with one partner whose health status is uncertain

Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Medical Topics
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor