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Is Hep. C contageous?
Jul 8, 2008

i have a health care worker coming here and she tells me she has hepatitus C. do i have to worry about getting the infection from her?

Response from Dr. McGovern

Hepatitis C is only spread by blood to blood contact - like injection drug users sharing needles. It can less commonly spread through sexual intercourse, particularly with associated trauma.

I still don't understand HBV results, can you explain?

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