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Can i get it too????

Nov 27, 2000

Dear Dr..

My name is Tami,and my girlfriend Nancy and I have been sleeping with each other for over a month now. She just told me that she has Hepatitis C. This is a homosexual relationship we are in. After our sexual moments together we realized that she had been bleeding. And I just wanted to know could I have it? And i was wondering if you could send some information to me on Hep C... please reply to me


Response from Dr. Dieterich

Dear Tami,

Hepatitis C is rarely transmitted sexually. However, blood can be infectious but it has to get into your blood stream to give you the infection. I would recommend that you get tested, try to avoid practices that expose you to blood and get vaccinated for hepatitis A and B if you are not immune! DTD

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