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Acute Symptoms Of Hepatitis C

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symptoms of hepatitis C

What are some of the symptoms of hepatitis C? I feel tired all the time and have a small ache on my right side, under the rib cage, it also seems hardened
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...Most commonly patients have no symptoms. Those that do often have fatigue. Patients with acute infection uncommonly have other symptoms such as right upper quadrant pain, nausea, loss of appetite and can develop jaundice Read more »

jaundice

I understand jaundice is a acute symptom of hepatitis C. Is it always a noticable yellow? Or can it... Read more »

pains and aches

I read once that acute hepatitis c acute symptoms can cause arthritis pains and stomach aches as... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

FAQs for the Public: Hepatitis C

...the difference between hepatitis A, hepatitis B, and hepatitis C? What is hepatitis C? Statistics How common is acute hepatitis C in the United States? How common is chronic hepatitis C in the United States? How likely is it... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Hepatitis: Overview

...G viruses, or HAV, HBV, and so on. Over 90% of cases of hepatitis are caused by hepatitis A, B, or C. Viral hepatitis can be acute or chronic. Acute means the first few weeks to months after you get hepatitis. You may feel sick for a couple of... Read more »
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IRIS: A Concern for People Starting HIV Therapy

...like the liver, in lymph nodes, in nerve fibers, and even in areas outside organs like your immune system. Inflammation can be acute or chronic . Acute inflammation is when your body first responds by sending white blood cells to the... Read more »
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Frequently Asked Questions About Crystal Methamphetamine

...heart rate, increased blood pressure, and vascular constriction affect many organ systems, causing heart problems, stroke, and acute kidney failure. They usually result in direct toxic effects, followed by multiple organ failure. Death from a... Read more »
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Haircut risk?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...razor. I hardly felt it. What is the risk for aids or hepatitis c? I am freaking out here and worried sick. I haven't had any acute symptoms. Thanks. Read more »

Can neuropathy be a sign of HIV.

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I recently tested negative for HIV at 15 weeks, but I am having neuropathy in feet and legs. If it's not being caused by HIV, then what could it be? Read more »

Acute seroconversion symptoms (percentages)

Posted by oi812Help, 1 Reply
...What percentage experience this acute infection symptoms and at how long after exposure/infection. TY Read more »

acute symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
i have some questions on the aucte symptoms during initial infection : 1) do they all come together and go off about same time? 2) will they come one after the other? e.g. diarhoea, rashes, muscle ache for during first 2 wks. rashes, headache, sore... Read more »