- HCV prevalence is at around 1% in the Arabian Gulf region.
- Higher prevalence in expatriate populations reflects prevalence in origin countries.
- Evidence of ongoing HCV transmission through exposures linked to medical settings.
- Injecting drug use does not appear to be the dominant contributor to HCV incidence.
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