Hepatitis c virus

What is Hepatitis c virus?

A non-A, non-B RNA virus causing posttransfusion hepatitis; it a member of the family Flaviviridae.It is the most common cause of chronic liver disease in adults.

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I have a doubt that I have Hepatitis C. i would like to know what are the symptoms of the same?
What are the precautions one must generally take...

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Brief Answer:
Hepatitis C

Detailed Answer:
Hi XXXXXXX Thanks for coming to HealthCareMagic. Hepatitis C is a contagious liver disease that ranges...

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if you have chronic hepatitis c can the test come up indeterminate and what does indeterminate...

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Indeterminate result: This is when the result is not clearly negative or positive.
There are three possibilities:

The person is in the process of...

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i used A q tip to clean my ear so than i notice blood on the q tip any hiv hep b,c...

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Brief Answer:
No, you are not at risk.

Detailed Answer:
Hello,

If the Qtip came from the container and had not been shared with someone previously,...

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