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Transmission of Hep B,Female to male
Jul 14, 2002

What are the most common ways hep B is sexually transmitted from a female to a male ? Scott

Response from Dr. Fried

As you suggest, hepatitis B is sexually transmitted. It is found in various body fluids so sexual practices that expose a susceptible partner puts one at risk. Since the HBV vaccine is safe and effective, getting vaccinated would prevent transmission.

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