The spiralling cases - up from 671 in 1997 to 1,184 in 2008 - have been blamed hepatitis C cases going undiagnosed.
What does HC stand for?
HC stands for Hepatitis C (disease)
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- Heating Coil
- Heating Contractor
- Heavy Clouds
- Helena Chronicles (Star Trek internet-based fanfilm)
- Helicopter Combat Support Squadron
- Helicopter Command
- Helicopter Coordinator
- Helicopter, Cargo (military aircraft designation)
- Hemolytic Complement Activity (immunology)
- Hendrickson Consulting (Los Alamos, NM)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Byline: EXAMINER HEPATITIS C is contributing to a big rise in the number of people dying from liver disease, MPs have warned.
Hepatitis C test shows promise, pitfalls An experimental blood test that detects antibodies to hepatitis C in donated blood identities many, but not all, tainted units, two studies indicate.