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THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

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Hepatitis C: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

Hepatitis C is a virus, just like the flu or chickenpox.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Michael Charlton explains some differences. To listen, click the link below. 2014Mar14Hepatitis C

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Principios de la hepatitis: experta de Mayo Clinic explica sobre los tipos y la prevención

ROCHESTER, Minnesota — 12 de junio de 2013.  Es el mes para concienciar sobre la hepatitis. Entender los diferentes tipos de hepatitis, quién corre riesgo, cómo prevenirla y cómo tratarla puede ser confuso y por ello, la experta de Mayo Clinic en enfermedades infecciosas, la Dra. Stacey Rizza, ofrece la [...]

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Lessons Shared from Transmission of Hepatitis C Infection to Patients

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Findings of an extensive investigation at Mayo Clinic, published in the April 3 issue of the Annals of Internal Medicine, serve as a warning to other health care institutions that drug diversion by a health care worker can spread hepatitis C, a potentially fatal viral infection, to [...]

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Estudios de Mayo Clinic identifican factores de riesgo en la creciente tendencia hacia el cáncer de hígado

ROCHESTER, Minnesota — 3 de enero de 2012 — Durante años, los médicos han sabido que aumenta la incidencia del mortal cáncer de hígado, pero la causa para dicha tendencia aún es un misterio. Dos estudios recientes de Mayo Clinic publicados en la edición de enero de Mayo Clinic Proceedings brindan un [...]

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Hepatitis C Treatment

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Hugo Vargas tells us about newer treatments for Hepatitis C. To listen, click the link below. New Hep C Treatment

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Hepatitis C Treatment

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Michael Charlton takes a look at the treatment of Hepatitis C. To listen, click the link below. Hepatitis C Treatment

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Know Your Risk Factors For Hepatitis C

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Hugo Vargas outlines the risk factors for hepatitis C. To listen, click the link below. Hepatitis C Know Your Risk Factors

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Risk of Contracting Hepatitis C

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Michael Charlton outlines the risk factors for Hepatitis C. To listen, click the link below. Risk of Contracting Hepatitis C

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What is Hepatitis C

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Hugo Vargas explains Hepatitis C. To listen, click the link below. What is Hepatitis C

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Hepatitis C

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Michael Charlton provides an overview of hepatitis C. To listen, click the link below. Hepatitis C

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Hepatitis C

In this Medical Edge episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Vijayan Balan talks about Hepatitis C. To listen, click the link below. Hepatitis C

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Hepatitis C and Liver Transplant

Hepatitis C is a viral infection that affects the liver. In fact, Hepatitis C plays a role in about 40 percent of all liver transplants. In the United States alone, it's thought that about four million people carry the disease.  And as we hear from Mayo Clinic Dr. Hugo Vargas, [...]

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Talking about Hepatitis C, A Mayo Clinic Twitter Chat, Monday, Oct. 7

Join us on Monday, October 7 from 11am-Noon EDT for an @mayoclinic hosted twitter chat where our panel of experts will be answering these and other HCV related questions. - I have been diagnosed with Hepatitis C Virus, HCV—What What tests do I need now? - What treatments for chronic HCV are available now? [...]

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Treating Liver Disease With Magnetic Resonance Elastography (pkg)

Thousands of people are diagnosed with liver diseases every year. For instance, Hepatitis C is a virus that can cause the liver to become damaged and stiff through a process called fibrosis. Previously the only way to test for this condition was with a needle biopsy.  However, researchers at Mayo Clinic have developed a [...]

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Transmission Of Hepatitis C Infection To Patients

An extensive investigation into hepatitis C infections in three transplant patients led investigators to uncover the route of transmission. Mayo Clinic shares the lessons learned. Findings of an extensive investigation at Mayo Clinic, published in the April 3 issue of the Annals of Internal Medicine, serve as a warning to [...]

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