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Hepatitis C is caused by the HCV virus that infects the liver, according to the American Liver Foundation. Between 75 and 80 percent of the individuals with this virus develop chronic hepatitis. There are 4 million peopl... More »

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Hepatitis C is a viral infection that causes inflammation of the liver, according to Mayo Clinic. Hepatitis C is asymptomatic, and the disease may go unnoticed for decades. More »

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The Hepatitis C virus, which is sometimes referred to as HCV, is a bloodborne RNA virus that causes the liver disease Hepatitis C, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. As of 2014, approximately 3.... More »

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Hepatitis C is an infectious disease of the liver caused by the hepatitis C virus, or HCV, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Active hepatitis C means the infection is active in the body as oppo... More »

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