how contagious is hep c
Jul 21, 2005
my question is can you only contract hep b or c from blood and is it dangerous for people that work with people that have this diasese
Response from Dr. McGovern
Hepatitis B and C are not dangerous to co-workers. The viruses are spread through exposure to infected blood and through sexual transmission(hepatitis B much more frequently than hepatitis C). Dr. McGovern
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