Hepatitis C affects what organ?

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Hepatitis C comes from the hepatitis C virus (HCV). Hepatitis C is transmitted through direct contact with infected body fluids, usually through injecting drug use and sexual contact. HCV is one of the most common viral infections in the United States. About 2.7 to 3.9 million trusted American sources are currently living with this chronic form of infection. (according to healthline.com)

Hepatitis C affects what organ:

Hepatitis C affects your liver. Your liver got shrink and stops producing new blood. But Not everyone with hepatitis C will need treatment. For some people, their immune systems may be able to fight off infections so that they can get rid of the virus from their bodies.

Hepatitis C symptoms:

  • Dark urine joint pain
  • Nausea
  • Loss of appetite
  • Abdominal pain or discomfort
  • Jaundice
  • Fever

You may read the full article about hepatitis C on Healthline

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