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my brother has hepititis b and i am concerned
Jul 22, 2006

how can you recieve hepititis b? my brother is a clean freak, but he is gay so how may he have gotten it and how long does it take for it to show up on tests?

Response from Dr. McGovern

Hepatitis B is spread easily through unprotected sex with an infected partner or through injection drug use.



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