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C is found all around the world and is transmitted
from human to human. It is spread between humans
by the "parenteral" route. The word parenteral
means "other than by mouth or respiratory system."
Therefore, use of contaminated needles such as
among recreational drug users, transmission by
contaminated blood or secretions through open
wounds, tattooing with inadequately disinfected
Hepatitis C is a serious
disease that injures the liver, elevate the "liver
enzymes" in the blood, and cause jaundice.
Hepatitis C persists in the cells and reappears
periodically to cause recurrent liver damage and
scarring with often tragic long term effects
including cirrhosis and liver cancer.
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