5 doctors weighed in:

How is HCV spread?

5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Jason Hemming
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Bodily Fluids

Like other blood borne diseases, it can be spread during exchange of bodily fluids this commonly includes IV drug use, sexual encounters, improper tattoos, during birth of a child and previously with blood transfusions.

In brief: Bodily Fluids

Like other blood borne diseases, it can be spread during exchange of bodily fluids this commonly includes IV drug use, sexual encounters, improper tattoos, during birth of a child and previously with blood transfusions.
Dr. Jason Hemming
Dr. Jason Hemming
Thank
Dr. William Lizarraga
Internal Medicine

In brief: Blood

This is a blood born virus that is transmitted through the blood.
Most commonly it is transmitted from an infected mother to her baby during development or between IV drug users who share needles.

In brief: Blood

This is a blood born virus that is transmitted through the blood.
Most commonly it is transmitted from an infected mother to her baby during development or between IV drug users who share needles.
Dr. William Lizarraga
Dr. William Lizarraga
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Arnon Rubin
Board Certified, Internal Medicine
21 years in practice
163K people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors