Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Hepatitis C is an infectious disease which mainly affects the liver and is caused by the hepatitis C virus. The infection is often asymptomatic, but chronic infection can lead to scarring of the liver and cirrhosis, which is generally apparent after many years, may result from it. In some cases, hepatitis C which is accompanied with cirrhosis can develop liver failure, liver cancer or life-threatening esophageal and gastric varices... Learn more about hepatitis C, the human liver and other related matters with the help of this book.