Hepatitis C is an infectious virus that is carried in the blood and affects the liver. It is an infection that is increasing in Canada and around the world. While not identified until 1989, the hepatitis C virus has been around for a very long time. For more information, see our fact sheet on hepatitis.
Hepatitis C Quiz - 5 Questions and Answers to Test Your Knowledge
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Hepatitis C is a disease that affects the:
Hepatitis C cannot be transmitted through:
The risk of getting Hepatitis C infection through a blood transfusion today is extremely low.
Many people who have been infected with Hepatitis C do not know they have the disease because they feel healthy and show no symptoms.
It is possible to contract the hepatitis C virus by ______________ an infected person.