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Hepatitis C is ravaging Romania

Hepatitis C is ravaging Romania

Romania has the most hepatitis C patients - almost 600,000 registered, according to the World Health Organization data. Only three thousand benefit from treatment. Doctors claim that in Romania there would be a million potential patients, but many do not know that they are carriers of the virus, because they have no symptoms.

Romania has the most hepatitis C patients - almost 600,000 registered, according to the World Health Organization data. Only three thousand benefit from treatment. Doctors claim that in Romania there would be a million potential patients, but many do not know that they are carriers of the virus, because they have no symptoms.
The treatment is very difficult for the body and costs over one hundred thousand new lei per year. The most serious consequences of hepatitis C are liver cirrhosis and liver cancer.
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