|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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