Have you hears about hepatitis? Hepatitis itself is one of the most dangerous diseases in the world. Until nowadays, there are five types of hepatitis which you should know. There are hepatitis A, B, C, D, and E. Then in this article we will discuss more hepatitis C. Talking about this type, the cause of the disease itself is a virus which can spread easily. A high risk of a healthy person who does a contact to infected one makes all sufferers are placed in isolation room including the sufferers of hepatitis C.
About hepatitis C, here there are two kinds of it that are acute and chronic. Both kinds of it actually will be hard to be known without laboratory test since the symptoms are like another disease. However, there has been some symptom of this disease which you should know. Those usually occur some weeks after the sufferers being infected.
Symptoms of acute hepatitis C
In this case, there are some symptoms which can be known as follow.
- Feeling tired or fatigue
- Nausea and vomiting
- Pain in abdomen
- Loss of appetite
- Feeling sick
- Yellowish discoloration of the skin
- Dark colored urine
Symptoms of chronic hepatitis C
Then, about the symptoms of chronic infection of hepatitis C is none. It happens since the sufferers’ immune have killed the virus. However, the virus maybe will not be eliminated and those are inside the body for years. Thus the condition here is called as chronic hepatitis.
After you know well about all of the things relating to hepatitis C and the kind of the infection of it, now you should be more careful of this disease. Knowing the symptoms and if you find them, you should see a doctor as soon as possible.