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Two U.S. Cardiac Surgeons, Anesthesiologist Transmit Hepatitis C to Patients

In 2002, three U.S. reports of transmission of HCV from infected surgeons and anesthesia personnel to patients raise new concerns. full story (PDF) / [Get Acrobat Reader free here]

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