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HCV from contacting animals
Nov 8, 2013

I am from Sudan working at slaughter house especially for rabbit. My friend told me that rabbits one of the sources C virus infection Due to my exposure of wounds during the process slaughting, I am worried Do you really rabbits source of C virus infection

Response from Dr. Taylor

There is no evidence that rabbits or any other animals but for humans are a source of hepatitis C infection.

Hope you are otherwise well in Sudan, I was in Northern Sudan in 1987, have not since enountered such wonderful people.

My doctor said I cured Hep C will it come back?
Elevated ALT Levels

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