Hepatitis C is a viral infection of the liver. If left untreated, it can cause serious and life-threatening damage to the liver.
A combination of medications is used to treat Hepatitis C and stop the virus from multiplying inside the body. Using the latest treatment options, many people will be successfully cured.
This infectious disease, which primarily affects the liver, typically progresses slowly but can be life-threatening. Most people who are infected with the hepatitis C virus do not know that they are infected, and may show no symptoms for decades.