Hepatitis C is an infectious disease caused by hepatitis C virus (HCV). It affects primarily the liver, caused by the infection is often asymptomatic, but chronic infection can lead to scarring of the liver and ultimately to cirrhosis, which is generally apparent after many years.Hepatitis C is spread most commonly through inadvertent exposure to infected blood. Intravenous drug abuse is the most common mode of transmission. The risk of acquiring hepatitis C through sexual contact is low.
Related Journals of hepatitis C Virus Infection
Journal of Hepatitis, Air & Water Borne Diseases, Immunological Techniques in Infectious Diseases,Pediatric Infectious Diseases: Open Access, Infectious Diseases and Diagnosis, The Lancet Infectious Disease, Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Hepatitis Research and Treatment, American journal of infection control, Antimicrobial resistance and infection control, Clinical microbiology and infection, Infection, Journal of hospital infection, Journal of infection, Journal of infection and public health, Microbes and infection, Virus diseases