Is it possible to have antibodies to hep c without ever having the
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Specializes in Family Medicine
Yes: Many cases of hepatitis c are relatively asymptomatic when contracted. It is the chronic carrier state that can lead to liver damage and cancer that is the problem.
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Pathology 50 years experience
Yes: About 20% of people successfully eliminate the virus without treatment and without symptoms of infection.
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Last updated Dec 16, 2018
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