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I manage an apartment complex with a heated pool. I have a

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I manage an apartment complex with a heated pool. I have a tenant with Hepatitis C not in remission who swims in the pool..Do I need to worry about this.
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  dr afrasiabi replied 7 years ago.
Hep C is transmisible via blood, and it has to be alot of it, like transfusion. so swimming in the pool is of little risk to anyone unless he is bleeding out and someone else has huge gashes on them and are in close contact! In other words it's nothing to worry about.
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