Hepatitis C is contagious, but it is not easily transmitted. The only way the disease spreads is when the blood from someone infected with hepatitis C enters the bloodstream of an uninfected person, as reported by the Am... More »

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WebMD reports that all five types of hepatitis are contagious, though each is transmitted by different means. All types of hepatitis are viral infections of the liver, and each differs in the severity of its symptoms, as... More »

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Hepatitis C is a contagious liver disease that is spread through contact with blood infected with the hepatitis C virus, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Hepatitis C is not transmitted through... More »

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Hepatitis C is a contagious liver disease that is spread through contact with blood infected with the hepatitis C virus, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Hepatitis C is not transmitted through... More »

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According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Hepatitis C survives outside the body, including in dried blood, for at least 16 hours, but no longer than four days. The time varies depending on the te... More »

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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Hepatitis C primarily spreads through contact with an infected person's blood, according to WebMD. Common methods of transmission include sharing hypodermic needles, getting a shot with a contaminated needle from a docto... More »

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