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Hepatitis is a disease that affects the function of the liver. There are three distinct kinds of Hepatitis: A, B and C, all which have their own symptoms and treatments.

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Within seven days of exposure to hepatitis B through a needle stick, a patient who does not have the immunizations for the disease should receive a hepatitis B immunoglobulin shot and take the first of three vaccine shots. After sexual contact, this same routine should ...

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While the side effects of hepatitis C treatments vary with the particular medicine used, effects common to most or all of the medicines include gastrointestinal discomfort, insomnia, flu-like symptoms and depression, according to WebMD. Proper treatment is critical to a...

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Early symptoms of hepatitis C include yellowing of the eyes and skin, fever, joint or muscle pain, tiredness and poor appetite, according to Healthline. Nausea, vomiting, and abnormal bowel movements and urine are additional early symptoms of hepatitis C.

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As of 2015, there is no vaccine that protects against the viral infection hepatitis C, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Individuals may be able to protect themselves against the infection by avoiding blood-to-blood contact with infected indiv...

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Hepatitis B is a condition that affects the liver, and can cause liver cancer, liver scarring and sometimes, complete failure of the liver. In some cases, it can be terminal. It is a result of infection from the hepatitis B virus, or HBV, according to WebMD. Hepatitis B...

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Side effects related to the hepatitis B vaccination are mild, including slight soreness where the shot is given or mild fever, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. As with any vaccination, there is a possibility of an allergic reaction, but the r...