This test for just Hepatitis C virus that causes liver function issues. A person can have both Hepatitis B & C at the same time.
The virus is spread by contact with contaminated blood, for example, from sharing needles or from unsterile tattoo equipment.
Most people have no symptoms. Those who do develop symptoms may have fatigue, nausea, loss of appetite, and yellowing of the eyes and skin.
Hepatitis C is treated with antiviral medications. In some people, newer medicines can eradicate the virus.