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Hepatitis C Itching

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  • By CaseyH Moderator

    Hi brendawhitlock! Thanks for reaching out to the community! Hopefully others in the community can chime in on their experience with this, however, I did find a few articles on this that you may find helpful! You can find these here:

    Pruritus in Hepatitis C: Tips to help with itching

    I Get Itchitated, Do You?

    Neuropathy Path Takes a Twist

    Dry Itching Skin Solutions

    If you get a chance to read any of these, let us know what you think!

    Best, Casey (HepatitsC.net Team)

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  • By ishinega13

    I started itching 1 and 1/2 years ago on my upper arms, specifically left.. no rash at first, then my legs and scalp. Went to several doctors. I am now losing my hair due to scalp rash. Blood bank informed me i was hep c reactive, just had a hep c test done yesterday and waiting for results

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    • By CaseyH Moderator

      So sorry to hear this ishinega13! How frustrating and scary! Please keep us posted on what’s going on! We’re thinking of you, and sending positive thoughts your way! -Casey, HepatitisC.net Team

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  • By brendawhitlock

    Thank s everyone. I am now laying in a hospital bed with a new liver. The testing done showed cancer but all is clear now. I had my surgery done Thursday and numbers are good and continue to improve. I hope sharing this can give someone hope. Do not give up or lose hope.

    Thank you for your letter as it explains it perfectly. I read it about 20 times!! Lol

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  • By Randy Moderator

    Hi brendawhitlock and wow, you’re writing this so soon after transplant!! CONGRATULATIONS on this miracle! We are so elated for you. Thank you so very much for being a “HOPE spreader”; it means so much. Wishing you the very best of recovery and a beautiful new year!! (Randy, Community Moderator)

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