What are the possible complications of hepatitis C?

Updated: May 10, 2019
  • Author: Nicholas John Bennett, MBBCh, PhD, MA(Cantab), FAAP; Chief Editor: Russell W Steele, MD  more...
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Complications may include the following:

  • Fulminant hepatitis (rare)

  • Cirrhosis, which may result in portal hypertension and liver failure

  • Hepatocellular carcinoma


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