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Can I catch jaundice from someone else?
3 doctors weighed in

Dr. Allen Kamrava
Surgery - Colorectal
1 doctor agrees
In brief: No
You can catch hepatitis from somebody else.
Hepatitis can lead to jaundice, but you can't directly catch jaundice from somebody else.

In brief: No
You can catch hepatitis from somebody else.
Hepatitis can lead to jaundice, but you can't directly catch jaundice from somebody else.
Dr. Allen Kamrava
Dr. Allen Kamrava
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Dr. David Kira
Ophthalmology
In brief: It is a symptom
If you catch a disease that affects the liver such as hepatitis which induces jaundice then yes.
But the yellowish color is a sign of another underlying problem.

In brief: It is a symptom
If you catch a disease that affects the liver such as hepatitis which induces jaundice then yes.
But the yellowish color is a sign of another underlying problem.
Dr. David Kira
Dr. David Kira
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