How will I know if I have hepatitis a?

Blood tests. There are several tests to show that you have hepatitis a, which can cause vomiting and diarrhea to the point of requiring hospitalization, but you would need a blood test. Hepatitis a is not what we would call a chronic disease, like hepatitis b or c can be. Many people do not know they had it, and there is a vaccination now that can prevent you from getting it! check it out with your doctor!
Blood test . Hepatitis a IgG antibody will detect prior exposure or vaccination. Hepatitis a IgM antibody will detect active infection.

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How do I know if I have hepatitis c?

Hep C. Jandice may occur (a yellowing of the skin and whites of the eyes). Abdominal pain, fever and weight loss are also seen. In the vast majority of cases people have no idea and are finding it incidentally. Read more...
By getting tested ! Jaundice is too non- specific in terms of knowing if you have hcv. You can have gallstone blockage, hbv, hav, adverse drug reaction, or several other problems. Hcv testing is the most accurate way to know since many, many people don't realize they have it. Turning yellow happens late in chronic hcv infection , past the time any of our remedies can work. Read more...

How can I know if I have hepatitis c?

Blood test. Through a blood test that will check for antibodies. The sooner you know, the better. Read more...