Hepatitis c

What is Hepatitis c?

Hepatitis C is an infectious disease affecting primarily the liver, caused by the hepatitis C virus (HCV). The infection is often asymptomatic, but chronic infection can lead to scarring of the liver and ultimately to cirrhosis, which is generally apparent after many years.

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My daughter received gamma shots for about 8 months when she was about 2 yrs old and we found out 10 years ago that she had Hep C and she died...

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I'm sorry to know about your daughter's problems. This is very hard on the parents...
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My Hepatitis C infection occurred in 1970. I completely recovered. Then in 2001 I was tested for a life insurance policy and the antibody showed up...

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With the history of raynaud's syndrome and Sjogren's syndrome it...

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I am patient of hepatitis C and I got hepatitis C 5 years before
after every three months I go for ALT test and my doctor told me its...

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From your medical data you are diagnosed with non reactive hepatitis C.
I am glad to know that your liver panel are normal and it means that you...

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