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hepatitis c

Jan 1, 2007

can you get hepatitis c by having unprotected sex

Response from Dr. McGovern

Yes it is possible although not common. The risk of HCV transmission is higher in individuals with multiple sex partners and those who have sex with trauma (eg anal intercourse) which probably increases risk through blood to blood exposure.

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