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My husband tested positive for the hep c antibody, how could he have got this virus?
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Dr. John Overholt
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
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In brief: Blood exposure
Risk factors for hep c include blood transfusions prior to 1992, IV drug use, tattoos or piercings, unprotected intercourse, and shared straws for snorting drugs, and children of hep c positive mothers.

In brief: Blood exposure
Risk factors for hep c include blood transfusions prior to 1992, IV drug use, tattoos or piercings, unprotected intercourse, and shared straws for snorting drugs, and children of hep c positive mothers.
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