Hepatitis C Articles A-Z
Hepatitis C From a Kiss - Hepatitis C Pictures
This page contains links to eMedTV Hepatitis C Articles containing information on subjects from Hepatitis C From a Kiss to Hepatitis C Pictures. The information is organized alphabetically; the "Favorite Articles" contains the top articles on this page. Links in the box will take you directly to the articles; those same links are available with a short description further down the page.
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- Hepatitis C From a Kiss
You don't get hepatitis C from a kiss or from other everyday activities like talking or hugging. This portion of the eMedTV library covers how hepatitis C is spread through contact with infected blood, and why you can't get hepatitis C from a kiss.
- Hepatitis C Genotypes
There are six main hepatitis C genotypes. As this eMedTV Web page explains, of these genotypes, genotype 1 is the most common in the United States. This article explores the genotypes for this disease, including their effect on treatment plans.
- Hepatitis C Information
Hepatitis C is a viral infection that, in many cases, does not cause symptoms. This eMedTV article provides more information on hepatitis C, explaining how it is transmitted and how your healthcare provider will make a diagnosis.
- Hepatitis C Medication
Peginterferon, ribavirin, and protease inhibitors are among the primary hepatitis C medications. This eMedTV resource discusses these drugs in detail, with information on how they work to treat hepatitis C, guidelines, and more.
- Hepatitis C Medications
There are two primary medications used to treat hepatitis C. This selection from the eMedTV archives lists these drugs and describes the benefits of combination therapy. A link to more detailed information is also given.