Hepatitis C D006526

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Description

INFLAMMATION of the LIVER in humans caused by HEPATITIS C VIRUS, a single-stranded RNA virus. Its incubation period is 30-90 days. Hepatitis C is transmitted primarily by contaminated blood parenterally, and is often associated with transfusion and intravenous drug abuse. However, in a significant number of cases, the source of hepatitis C infection is unknown.   MeSH

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Hepatitis C, Chronic
232 drugs (91 approved, 141 experimental)


Phase 2 Indicated Drugs (117)


Organization Involved with Phase 4 Indications (171)

Key: D006526 (169) Subtype (2)

Organization Involved with Phase 3 Indications (119)

Organization Involved with Phase 2 Indications (99)

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