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Author Topic: Chances of unborn baby having hep c  (Read 5813 times)

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Offline Unsure86

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Chances of unborn baby having hep c
« on: July 16, 2014, 11:51:47 pm »
I found out I had hep c when I was pregnant am unsure still if the virus is active or not as asked in a previous post do I'm not sure if I was active when my daughter was born I know the percentage is low even if it was active but when the gave me a c section they cut her arm coming out if my virus was active would the chances be pretty high that she would have it?

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Re: Chances of unborn baby having hep c
« Reply #1 on: July 16, 2014, 11:53:57 pm »
Not high, but she should be tested when she is over 18 mos
Lucinda Porter, RN
1988 Contracted HCV
1997 Interferon nonresponder
2003 PEG + ribavirin responder-relapser
2013 Cured (Harvoni + ribavirin clinical trial)


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