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Hepatitis C

Hepatitis C is a contagious liver disease caused by contact with the blood of an infected person. Anyone can get Hepatitis C, and an infection can last a lifetime, leading to serious liver problems including liver scarring and cancer. Symptoms develop slowly and include loss of appetite, stomach pain, nausea, vomiting, yellowing of the skin and eyes. It is extremely contagious and can be spread by people who have no symptoms

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Utah Department of Health
Bureau of Epidemiology
Fax: 801-538-9913
288 North 1460 West
PO Box 142104
Salt Lake City, Utah 84114-2104

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1-888-EPI-UTAH (374-8824)

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