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person to person casual contact
Sep 22, 2006

does a person with hepititas C in a classroom environment pose a threat of infection to others in the class through normal contact?

Response from Dr. McGovern

No there is no risk at all. The risk of transmission of HCV is through blood to blood contact, eg injection drug users sharing needles or "works"



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