Hepatitis C is not detected by people easily for its silent nature. So much, that Hepatitis C is often called a silent virus. Once infected, it will not reveal its traits and symptoms immediately. In fact, it will take months before showing the first initial signs. People infected with Hepatitis C can survive symptom-free for at least six months easily. The virus takes up to that long to first reveal itself in the human body. Surprisingly, many people will not even notice that they are infected with Hepatitis C as sometimes the acutely infected people never experience the symptoms.
However, in 85 percent of cases, acute hepatitis C turns into chronic cases and takes even up to 10 years to show the symptoms. Here are the 9 major symptoms of Hepatitis C that you must not ignore.