What is Hepatitis C?
Hepatitis C or HCV is a virus caused by the infection of Liver. It’s a member of Flaviviridae family of viruses. Just like HIV, Hepatitis C grows very fast and fervently gives rise to thousands of genetic variations of the virus. After which, it becomes impossible for the human body to make anti-HCV antibiotics.
As per stats, there are around 3.5 million people around the world who are infected by this disease and, around 85% people fail to get rid of this chronic infection.
Over decades, people have been suffering from liver damages and can cause liver failure in no time. When the virus enters the body, there’s no way left to treat this chronic disease.
Symptoms of Hepatitis C:
It is seen that around 75% people don’t possess any symptoms when the disease affects them, however, some perhaps may feel:
Loss of appetite and, much more