Can hepatitis C be passed through sexual contact with an

Patient

Q: Can hepatitis C be passed through sexual contact with an infected person?

Doctor

A:   Hi. Thank you for writing to ATD.

Although research on this topic seems inconclusive at best, many authorities that it is possible to spread Hepatitis C through sexual contact. Some researches conclude that the risk of transmitting HCV through sexual contact is low, but it remains a possibility.

I hope this helps you.

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