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Hepatitis C - Quiz

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Could you have hepatitis C?

Hepatitis C is an unusual disease.

Many people have no symptoms for years and often don’t know they have it at all, but it can cause serious liver disease if it’s left untreated.

Take our quick quiz to find out whether you might have been exposed to the Hep C virus

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Have you received a blood transfusion before September 1991 or a blood product (such as clotting factor) before 1986 in the UK?
Have you ever shared a needle or other equipment for injecting drugs, even if it was just once or many years ago?
Have you ever had medical or dental treatment abroad in unsterile conditions?
Have you ever had a tattoo, piercing, acupuncture, electrolysis or semi-permanent make-up using equipment that may have been unsterilised?
Have you ever had unprotected sex with someone who has or might have had hepatitis C, particularly if there were opportunities for blood-to-blood contact during sex?
Have you ever shared a razor or toothbrush with someone who has, or might have, hepatitis C?
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Could you have hepatitis C?

Your result

There may be a chance you have come into contact with hepatitis C.

Don’t worry, but we suggest that you visit your GP for advice about testing.

Click here for more information about Testing.

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Could you have hepatitis C?

Your result

It is unlikely that you have come into contact with hepatitis C, but if you’re concerned, we suggest you speak to your GP or nurse for advice.

Please remember, this self-assessment quiz is for information only.

Do see a health professional if you’re worried.

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