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worried like he@!
Mar 21, 2003

my mother and my father both had hepatitas c before i was born does that mean that i have it ???

Response from Dr. Dieterich

The chances are only related to your mother and the transmission rate from mother to baby is very low. Most studies show about a 5-7% rate of transmission. However, you should get tested in case you are one of those rare cases. Good luck! DTD



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