What are the final stages of Hep C?
It may be possible to stop or slow the damage.
Symptoms of end-stage liver disease may include: Easy bleeding or bruising.
Persistent or recurring yellowing of your skin and eyes (jaundice).
How do you know if your Hep C is getting worse?
According to our 2018 Hepatitis C In America survey, top symptoms include fatigue, muscle aches, joint pain, depression, anxiety, and trouble sleeping. Learn more about the chronic effects of hepatitis C, and how your experiences compare… Read more. People with hepatitis C often experience skin-related issues.
What are the phases of hepatitis?
There are three phases of Hepatitis – Preicteric, Icteric and Posticteric.
Can you tell how long you have had Hep C?
We don’t have a test that can tell how long a person has been infected with hepatitis C. Do I have liver damage? Hepatitis C can cause damage to the liver. This happens slowly, over 20 to 40 years.
What does hep C pain feel like?
Many chronic HCV sufferers also complain of getting aches and pains. Large numbers get sharp pains over the liver (found in the upper right corner of the abdomen) which can sometimes be very alarming. These pains are not necessarily connected with severe liver disease.
Does Hep C affect teeth?
Dental Complications People with hepatitis C are prone to tooth decay, suffer loss of self-esteem due to poor oral aesthetics and have difficulty with diet due to poor oral health, all leading to a compromised quality of life.