4 doctors weighed in:
Is jaundice a common symptom of hepatitis c?
4 doctors weighed in

Dr. Jack Hinkle
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
Jaundice is a common symptom of hepatitis, but does not occur in all cases.

In brief: Yes
Jaundice is a common symptom of hepatitis, but does not occur in all cases.
Dr. Jack Hinkle
Dr. Jack Hinkle
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Dr. Andrew Seibert
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
In brief: No.
Jaundice occurs in hepatitis C infection only when it has resulted in severe liver disease, known as cirrhosis.
This usually occurs after 20-40 years of infection. If you have hep C, see your doctor for treatment before this develops. New treatments are effective and have very few side effects.

In brief: No.
Jaundice occurs in hepatitis C infection only when it has resulted in severe liver disease, known as cirrhosis.
This usually occurs after 20-40 years of infection. If you have hep C, see your doctor for treatment before this develops. New treatments are effective and have very few side effects.
Dr. Andrew Seibert
Dr. Andrew Seibert
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Dr. Lance Stein
Internal Medicine - Hepatology
In brief: No
Not common but it can occur with either acute infection (new infection) or chronic infection.

In brief: No
Not common but it can occur with either acute infection (new infection) or chronic infection.
Dr. Lance Stein
Dr. Lance Stein
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