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5 Facts About Hepatitis C Genotypes

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Genotype 1 is the most prevalent


Genotype 1 is the most difficult to treat


Genotype 3 is the second most prevalent


Genotypes 4 and 5 more prevalent in lower income countries


Most genotypes have epidemic potential


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