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Hepatitis C

Hepatitis C

Hepatitis C is a virus-caused liver inflammation which may cause jaundice, fever and cirrhosis. Persons who are most at risk for contracting and spreading hepatitis C are intravenous drug users. Much lesss often, the virus may be acquired through unprotected sex with infected partners.