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hepatitis c
Jul 15, 2007

i just found out i have hep c why wernt there no signs? im going for a ct scan to see how much damage i have can i hurt the man im witrh now by giving it to him?

Response from Dr. McGovern

Hepatitis C infection is often silent. That is why it is important to get tested if there are risk factors.

Hepatitis C can be easily transmitted through sharing of injection drugs. Through sex, it is uncommon to transmit - about 1 to 2 percent in monogamous couples.



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