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Hep C Niamh"s story

Fergal Bowers

Hep C Niamh"s story

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Published by Marino in Dublin, Ireland .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ireland.
    • Subjects:
    • Cosgrave, Niamh -- Health.,
    • Hepatitis C -- Ireland.,
    • Communicable diseases in pregnancy -- Ireland.,
    • Blood products -- Ireland.,
    • Immune serums -- Ireland.,
    • Rho(D) immune globulin -- Therapeutic use -- Side effects -- Ireland.,
    • Erythroblastosis fetalis -- Prevention -- Complications -- Ireland.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesHep C
      StatementFergal Bowers.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA644.H4 B69 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination224 p. ;
      Number of Pages224
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL763691M
      ISBN 101860230539
      LC Control Number97161153
      OCLC/WorldCa40249687

        More than , people in the United Kingdom are known to be infected with Hepatitis C virus. Although in some cases it can be a relatively mild infection and patients eventually eradicate the virus after a couple of weeks, it can also be a lifelong condition causing severe liver damage that requires a transplant and that can ultimately. and C / Heather M. Colvin and Abigail E. Mitchell, editors ; Committee on the Prevention and Control of Viral Hepatitis Infections, Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice. p. ; cm. Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN 1. Hepatitis B—United States. 2. Hepatitis C—United States. 3. Liver File Size: 1MB. What. 3 littlebookB_indd 4. Hepatitis B is not the same as hepatitis C or HIV. Infection with one of these viruses does not lead to, or protect from, infection with the others. Hep C treatments have been revolutionised! Where to get tested or access treatment. Hep C risk factors. Why get tested? If you’re living with, or think you might have Hepatitis C and not receiving treatment, you will be pleased to hear that it can be cured in as little as 8 weeks. With no nasty side effects and no more injections - just tablets.


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